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Bod-Inc: P-119

Perottus, Nicolaus

Rudimenta grammatices.


Analysis of Content

a1r Perottus, Nicolaus: Rudimenta grammatices [dedicated to] Pyrrhus Perottus. Incipit: ‘[D]a litteras. A. b. c . . .’ See P‑110; on this edition see Milde, ‘Zur Druckhäufigkeit', 37 no. 64.


Imprint: Milan: Antonius Zarotus, for Johannes de Legnano, 26 Aug. 1485. 4°.


Collation: a–h I k–n8 o6.

Types: Types: 110 GA; 111 RB.

Leaves: 110 leaves.

Line number: 36 lines (a3r).

Type area: Type area: 199 ×126 mm (a3r).

Illustrations: Lombard initials.

Remarks: Capital space with guide-letter on a1r.


ISTC: ip00320300

Proctor: Pr 5818;

Others: Sheppard 4867.

LCN: 14495471


Copy number: P-119(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century English calf, the spine gold-tooled; bound for the Bodleian Libary; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 268 × 195 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 199 × 126 mm.

A few marginal notes, extracting key words and complementing the text, in Latin and in Italian, in the sixteenth-century hand that wrote the note on o6v. Also pen-portraits in brown ink of a young person on b1r and e6r, and foliation, in the same hand.

Provenance: Onofrio (?); brother of the owner (sixteenth century); inscription on o6v: ‘Mio fratello Onofrio non me avoluto conzare uno paro de scarpe m[ ] loodio et anchora non me avoluto(?) dare li miei dinari [ ] io lio imprestato io li impa[ ]aro a[ ] termine che [ ] sene acorza'. Purchased from Thomas Thorpe for £1. 11. 6; see Catalogue (1830), no. 7646; Library Bills (1829-32), no. 156 and Books Purchased (1830), 18.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 1.14.

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