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Bod-Inc: P-483

Propertius, Sextus Aurelius

Elegiae (ed. and comm. Philippus Beroaldus).


Analysis of Content

a2r Beroaldus, Philippus: ‘Epistolaris Praefatiuncula' [addressed to] Minus Roscius. Incipit: ‘[M]axima est uel potius diuina uirtus poetarum, Mine mi, eruditorum . . .’

a3v Beroaldus, Philippus: [List of his corrections to the Propertian text]. Incipit: ‘Huic epistolae subiunxi aliquot locos . . .’

a4r Propertius, Sextus Aurelius: Elegiae. Edited by Philippus Beroaldus. ‘Propertii poetae Elegiographi Clarissimi liber primus ad Tullum'. See P‑479.

a4r Beroaldus, Philippus: ‘Commentarii in Propertium'. Incipit: ‘[E]legiacum carmen quod a luctu siue a miseratioue(!) nomen accepit . . .’ On this see A. Rose, Filippo Beroaldo der Ältere und sein Beitrag zur Properz-Überlieferung (Munich, 2001), 277-354.

s3v Beroaldus, Philippus: ‘Hendecassyllabon'. Incipit: ‘Quisquis carptor es et calumniator | Quisquis Liuidus osor obloquutor'; 36 hendecasyllables.

s4r Salius Faventinus, Hieronymus: ‘In inuidum carmen'. Incipit: ‘Inuide quid laceras facundi scripta Philippi | Quid laceras tantum liuide turpis opus'; 10 distichs.


Imprint: Bologna: Franciscus de Benedictis for Benedictus Hectoris, 1487. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–l6 m n4 o–r6 s4.

Illustrations: Headings on a2r and a4r printed in red ink.


ISTC: ip01017000

Hain: HCR 13406;

Goff: Goff P‑1017;

BMC: BMC VI 822;

Proctor: Pr 6582;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑804; Rhodes 1472; Sheppard 5336.

LCN: 14003602


Copy number: P-483(1)

Bound with B‑214; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 310 × 203 mm.

Wanting the first leaf, blank.

Occasional marginal notes in an early sixteenth-century French(?) hand, extracting names and key words, and marking the commentary with brackets and underlinings.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O 4.27(1).

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