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Bod-Inc: S-037

Sallustius Crispus, Gaius

Pseudo-Sallustius: Invectiva in Ciceronem, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Sallustius [Crispus], G[aius pseudo-]: ‘Inuectiua contra M. T. Ciceronem'. [Sal.] Cic. On the authorship see S‑013.

[a2v] Cicero, M[arcus] T[ullius pseudo-]: ‘Responsio contra inuectiuam G. Salustium'. [Cic.] Sal. On the authorship see S‑013.

[a4v] [Piccolomini], Aeneas Sylvius (Pius II, Pont. Max.): ‘Epistola Enee Siluii poete contra Vernandum legisperitum de recommendatione poesis Vilhelmo de Lapide'. R. Wolkan, Der Briefwechsel des E. S. Piccolomini, Fontes rerum Austriacarum. Diplomataria et acta, 61 (Vienna, 1909), 326-31. The letter is dated 1 June 1444.

[a8v] [Pius II, Pont. Max.]: ‘Epitaphium Leonardi Aretini'. Incipit: ‘Hic Leonarde iaces Arentine gloria gentis | Qui fueras nostro primus in eloquio'; 8 elegiac distichs. Aeneas Silvius, Opera quae extant omnia (Basel, 1571), 905-14.


Imprint: [Cologne: Printer of Dictys (Arnold Ther Hoernen), c.1471]. 4°.

Remarks: Sheppard and CIBN assign to the [Printer of Dictys], IGI to the [Printer of Dares, Johann Schilling (Solidi)].


Collation: [a8].

Types: Type: 100 G.

Leaves: 8 leaves.

Line number: 27 lines ([a2r]).

Type area: Type area: 135 ×84 mm ([a2r]).


ISTC: is00090600

Hain: H 14236;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: CIBN S‑51; IGI 8564; Sheppard 755-6.

LCN: 14074363


Copy number: S-037(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century diced russia; marbled pastedowns; blue silk bookmark.

Size: 224 × 149 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 220 × 142 mm.

Manuscript foliation 31-4 provided in a sixteenth-century hand. One ‘nota' mark supplied in a sixteenth-century hand.

Three- to four-line initials, pilcrows, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Robert Finch (1783-1830); Finch catalogue 257. Taylor Institution, University of Oxford; bequeathed to the University by Finch; book-plate with shelfmark in blue ink: ‘V 177'. Transferred to the Bodleian Library in 1921.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Inc. e. U3.12.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G3.3.

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