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Bod-Inc: P-132

Persius Flaccus, Aulus



Analysis of Content

[a2r] Persius Flaccus, Aulus: [Choliambi.] Pers. Chol.

[a2r] Persius Flaccus, Aulus: Satyrae. Pers.

[b5v] [Note.] Incipit: ‘Explicit ignotus per totum Persius orbem'.’


Imprint: [Basel: Martin Flach, c.1474]. Folio.


Collation: [a8 b6].


ISTC: ip00335000

Hain: HC 12713;

Goff: Goff P‑335;


Proctor: Pr 7548;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑242; CIBN P‑136; Morgan, Persius, 6; Sack, Freiburg, 2728; Sheppard 2392-3.

LCN: 14495749


Copy number: P-132(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled blue morocco; gilt-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 284 × 200 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 277 × 188 mm.

Provenance: Luigi Serra, 4th Duca di Cassano (1747-1825); see Catalogo, 28. George John, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758-1834); sale (1821), lot 218; purchased for £6. 6. 0: see Books Purchased (1821), 11, and the annotated sale catalogue.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 5.3.

Copy number: P-132(2)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1], and [b6].

Binding: Eighteenth-century plain calf; marbled pastedowns; same as Auct. 1Q 2.31 (B‑075).

Size: 266 × 190 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 262 × 177 mm.

Occasional early signatures visible.

Provenance: Heidegger, Bibliotheca Heideggeriana; engraved armorial book-plate on [a2r]: [Ex Bibliotheca] ‘Heideg = 17 = geriana'; see Warnecke 790. Purchased from Payne and Foss, Catalogue of Printed Books and Manuscripts in Various Languages (London, 1837), no. 6876, for £6. 6. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 29.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 1.33.

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