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Bod-Inc: P-139

Persius Flaccus, Aulus

Satyrae (comm. Bartholomaeus Fontius).


Analysis of Content

a2r Fontius, Bartholomaeus: [Letter addressed to] Laurentius de Medici. ‘Prooemium'. Incipit: ‘[Q]uanquam, Laurenti, poete omnes uel ad benedicendum uel ad honeste . . .’ Explicit: te munere cumulabo See P‑135.

a2v Fontius, Bartholomaeus: [Commentary on Choliambi.] Incipit: ‘  “[N]ec fonte labra prolui caballino”. Quo maiore animi libertate alios deinde corrigeret . . .’ Explicit: indeclinabiliter ponitur

a2v Persius Flaccus, Aulus: [Choliambi.] Pers. Chol.

a3r Persius Flaccus, Aulus: Satyrae. Pers.

a3r Fontius, Bartholomaeus: [Commentary on Satyrae.] Incipit: ‘  “[O] curas hominum, o quantum est in rebus inane”. Hac satyra scriptores lenocinio uerborum plausum . . .’ Explicit: Chrysippum repertum esse

d5v [Colophon.]

d5v Fontius, Bartholomaeus: [Letter addressed to] Franciscus Saxettus. Incipit: ‘[R]ecte facis, Saxette charissime, qui ita diligenter studiis nostris . . .’ Explicit: paratissimum semper erit. Vale See P‑135.

d6r [Fontius, Bartholomaeus]: ‘Vita Persii'. Incipit: ‘[P]ersium aggressurum(!) in primis necessarium uisum est eius uitam . . .’ Explicit: ipsam aggrediamur


Imprint: Venice: Reynaldus de Novimagio, 24 Dec. 1482. Folio.


Collation: a b6 c4 d6.

Remarks: Collation as Sheppard; BSB‑Ink records as ‘a B6 c4 d6’.

Types: Types: 105 R, text; 83 R, commentary; minute reference-letters in text. Capital spaces.

Leaves: 22 leaves, the first blank.

Line number: 57 lines of commentary surrounding the text (a3r).

Type area: Type area: 234 ×156 mm (a3r).


ISTC: ip00345000

Hain: HC *12722;

Goff: Goff P‑345;

Proctor: Pr 4444;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑246; CIBN P‑140; Morgan, Persius, 26; Pellechet MS. 9245 (9069); Rhodes 1351; Sack, Freiburg, 2730; Sheppard 3576-7.

LCN: 14492766


Copy number: P-139(1)

Bound with J‑311; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 293 × 192 mm.

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O 2.11(2).

Copy number: P-139(2)

Bound with J‑310; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 302 × 212 mm.

One key word is extracted on a2r, where there is also underlining in the text in black ink.

SHELFMARK: Auct. P 4.10(2).

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