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Bod-Inc: N-125

Nonius Marcellus

De compendiosa doctrina, et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r [List of words in alphabetical order.]

b1r Nonius Marcellus: De compendiosa doctrina. Non. 1-2; 4 (wanting the last two lines); 5-6; 7 (wanting the last three lines); 8-15; 17-20; see N‑119.

q8r [First colophon.]

aa1r Festus, Sextus Pompeius: [De verborum significatione.] Fest.; see N‑123.

gg4v [Additional list of words beginning with ‘I' and ‘M'.] Incipit: ‘[I]ncomiciare significat tale comitium facere pro quo necesse sit . . .’ Explicit: ut subaudiatur iuuet

A1r [Laetus, Julius] Pomponius: [Letter addressed to Bartholomaeus] Platina. Incipit: ‘M. Terentius Varro togatorum litteratissimus . . .’

A1r [Laetus, Julius] Pomponius: [List of words in alphabetical order.]

A4r Varro, Marcus Terentius: De Lingua Latina. Edited by Pomponius Laetus and Franciscus Rolandellus, as stated in the colophon. Var. L. 5-8; see N‑123.

F4r [Second colophon.]


Imprint: Venice: Octavianus Scotus, 2 Sept. 1483. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–o6 p q8 aa–gg6 A8 B–E6 F4.


ISTC: in00269000

Hain: HC *11904;

Goff: Goff N‑269;

BMC: BMC V 278;

Proctor: Pr 4577;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑218; CIBN N‑157; Sheppard 3642.

LCN: 14537006


Copy number: N-125(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Early nineteenth-century gold-tooled red morocco; gilt-edged leaves and turquoise pastedowns; parchment endleaves.

Size: 302 × 215 × 39 mm.

Size of leaf: 290 × 197 mm.

On the recto of the front endleaf a note on Zoroastes in Latin, in an eighteenth-century hand.

Provenance: Dimitrij Petrovich, Count Boutourlin (1763-1829); shelfmark no. 331, see Catalogue (1831); purchased at his sale for £0. 15. 0: see sale catalogue (1841), lot 662, and Books Purchased (1842), 29.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q 2.21.

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