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Bod-Inc: P-071


Atticae descriptio.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A2r Pausanias: Atticae descriptio. [Translated by Domitius Calderinus.] Incipit: ‘[I]n Graecia quae ad continentem e regione Cycladum insularum et maris . . .’ Explicit: Thebas reulerunt currus See George B. Parks, ‘Pausanias', CTC II 215-20, at 216-17. On the author and his work see also Christian Habicht, Pausanias' Guide to Ancient Greece (Berkeley and Los Angeles and London, 1985), esp. 1-27.


Imprint: [Venice: Otinus de Luna, Papiensis, c.1500]. 4°.


Collation: A–M4.


ISTC: ip00238000

Hain: HC Addenda, 12526;

Goff: Goff P‑238;

BMC: BMC V 570;

Proctor: Pr 5613;

Others: CIBN P‑88; Sheppard 4693.

LCN: 13602150


Copy number: P-071(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter calf with yellow paper boards. Upper cover very loose.

Size: 214 × 154 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 208 × 148 mm.

Early marginal annotations, some cropped, in red and black, apparently in one humanist hand, and mainly extracting key words. Bibliographical notes in a nineteenth-century Italian hand on the recto of the front endleaf.

Provenance: Shelfmark ‘R.2.29' on the verso of the front endleaf. Wilfrid Michael Voynich. Purchased from Voynich, 12 Mar. 1904, for £1. 5. 3; see Library Bills, Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 23 May 1905, 595.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Inc. e. I99.3.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I4.10.

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