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Bod-Inc: P-435

Pontanus, Johannes Jovianus

De aspiratione.


Analysis of Content

a2r Pontanus, Johannes Jovianus: De aspiratione [addressed to] Marinus Tomacellus. Incipit: ‘[E]t per compatrem Marine Tomacelle saepius me cum egisti, et per litteras a me ipse petiisti . . . Aspiratio est humani spiritus crassitudo . . .’ Explicit: emendatores non fugio


Imprint: Naples: [Mathias Moravus], 8 Jan. 1481. Folio.


Collation: [a–e8 f g6].


ISTC: ip00915000

Hain: H *13260;

Goff: Goff P‑915;

BMC: BMC VI 863;

Proctor: Pr 6702;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑690; CIBN P‑564; Fava–Bresciano 127; Sheppard 5439.

LCN: 14087800


Copy number: P-435(1)

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

Size: 290 × 210 × 17 mm.

Size of leaf: 285 × 202 mm.

Some marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in a sixteenth-century hand.

Provenance: Sir Mark Masterman Sykes (1771-1823); sale 1824, part II, lot 822. Purchased for £4. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1824), 10.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 4.23.

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