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Bod-Inc: P-108

Perottus, Nicolaus

De generibus metrorum, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1v] ‘Tabula omnium rubricarum'.

[a1v] [Place of printing.]

[a2r] Perottus, Nicolaus: [Letter addressed to] Jacobus Schioppus Veronensis. Incipit: ‘[N]ihil a te iocundius nobis potuit iniungi . . .’

[a3v] Perottus, Nicolaus: De generibus metrorum. Incipit: ‘[P]es est metrica constitutio syllabarum . . .’ See Leonhardt no. B120.1, and pp. 160-4.

[c7r] Perottus, Nicolaus: De Horatii et Severini metris [dedicated to] Helius Perottus, his brother. Incipit: ‘[E]x omnibus immortalis dei erga me beneficiis . . .’ See Leonhardt no. B120.2 and pp. 160-4.

[e4v] [Date of printing.]


Imprint: Bologna: [Balthasar Azoguidus], 1471. 8°.


Collation: [a–d8 e4].


ISTC: ip00297500

Hain: H 12709?; C 4692;

BMC: BMC VI 798;

Proctor: Pr 6513;

Others: Sheppard 5287. Microfiche: Unit 8: Printing in Italy before 1472: Part II.

LCN: 14493161


Copy number: P-108(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled mottled calf; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 217 × 152 × 14 mm.

Size of leaf: 211 × 143 mm.

A few marginal notes, extracting key words, in a humanist hand. Manuscript signatures partially visible.

Provenance: Richard Heber (1773-1833); see Catalogue, 2 (1834), lot 4552, sold for £15. 5. 0. Purchased for £15. 6. 0 according to Books Purchased (1834), 22.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O inf. 1.20.

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