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Bod-Inc: P-382

Plinius Secundus, Gaius Caecilius (Pliny the younger)

Epistolae, et al. (ed. Antonius Moretus).


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Plinius Secundus, Gaius Caecilius: Epistolae. Edited by Antonius Moretus. Plin. Ep. 1-5.8, 5.21, 5.15, 5.10-14, 5.16-20, 5.9, 6.1-7.33, 9.1-2, 9.6-7, 9.9, 9.12, 9.17, 9.21, 9.24-5, 9.30-2, 9.3-5, 9.8, 9.10-11, 9.13-15, 9.18-20, 9.22-3, 9.26-9, 9.33-40.

i6r Plinius Secundus, Gaius Caecilius: Panegyricus Traiani. Plin. Pan.

n6v [List of contents.]

A1r Plinius Secundus, Gaius Caecilius [pseudo-]: De viris illustribus. See P‑381.

C6r Philoxenus, Marcellus: Epigramma [dedicated to] Antonius Moretus. Incipit: ‘Omnibus haec quae nunc tam recte impressa leguntur | Quod mendosa libri littera nulla uiget'; 3 elegiac distichs. Identifies Antonius Moretus as proofreader of the volume. Besutti–Serra I 212.


Imprint: [Venice: Johannes Rubeus Vercellensis, c.1500]. 4°.

Remarks: IGI, Sheppard, and CIBN date [c.1500]; Goff c.1492; Rhodes [c.1492-5].


Collation: a–k8 l m4 n6 A B4 C6.

Types: Type: 82 R; 80 Gk.

Leaves: 108 leaves, the first blank.

Line number: 38 lines (a3r).

Type area: Type area: 153 ×101 mm (a3r).

Remarks: Capital spaces.


ISTC: ip00812000

Hain: H 13117;

Goff: Goff P‑812;

Proctor: Pr 5129;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑616; CIBN P‑479; IGI 7905; Rhodes 1448; Sheppard 4135.

LCN: 14015011


Copy number: P-382(1)

Wanting a1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled grey paper boards, with the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. Sprinkled red-edged leaves.

Size: 183 × 150 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 181 × 137 mm.

Occasional notes, mainly extracting key words, and underlining, pointing hands, and manuscript foliation in brown ink: 1-107, all in an early hand.

Provenance: Acquired by 1843; see Catalogus (1843), V 139.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N 5.16.

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