Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius
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a1r Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius: [Letter dedicating the Institutiones Oratoriae to] Victorius Marcellus. Quint. Inst.
a1r Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius: [Institutiones Oratoriae.] Quint. Inst. The text is preceded by an 11-line summary of the work.
Imprint: Milan: Antonius Zarotus, 9 June 1476. Folio.
Collation: a–z [con]8 [rum]6.
Hain: HCR 13648;
Goff: Goff Q‑27;
BMC: BMC VI 713;
Proctor: Pr 5794;
Others: Sheppard 4841.
Copy number: Q-014(1)
Leaf a8 bound between a1 and a2.
Binding: Nineteenth-century purple mottled calf; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers; marbled pastedowns; green silk bookmark.
Size: 299 × 229 × 43 mm.
Size of leaf: 290 × 200 mm.
A few brackets and pointing hands in a sixteenth-century hand at the beginning of the book.
Provenance: ‘M. R. J. Piatti' (seventeenth/eighteenth century?) on a1r. Date of acquisition unknown.
SHELFMARK: Auct. N 3.15.
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