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Bod-Inc: S-143

Seneca, Lucius Annaeus

De remediis fortuitorum, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Seneca, [Lucius Annaeus: De remediis fortuitorum]. ‘De infortuitis saeculi rebus ac morte non timenda'. See S‑140.

[a5r] Seneca, [Lucius Annaeus pseudo-; Sanctus] Paulus [pseudo-]: ‘Epistolae Pauli ad Senecam et Senecae ad Paulum'. See S‑131.


Imprint: [Rome: Johannes Schurener, de Bopardia, c.1477]. 4°.


Collation: [a8].

Types: Type: 101 R2.

Leaves: 8 leaves.

Line number: 30 lines ([a2r]).

Type area: Type area: 151 ×88 mm ([a2r]).

Remarks: Capital spaces, mostly with guide-letters.


ISTC: is00384000

Hain: R 1058;

Goff: Goff S‑384;

Proctor: Pr 3495;

Others: BSB‑Ink S‑255; Fava–Bresciano 243; Sheppard 2797.

LCN: 14052340


Copy number: S-143(1)

Bound with:
1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Proverbia. [Rome: Bartholomaeus Guldinbeck, c.1477] (S‑156);
2. Lucius Annaeus Seneca, De moribus. [Rome: Johannes Gensberg, c.1474] (S‑151);
`Aretinus de studiis et literis sine anno, 4o was originally bound with this. B. B[andinel]'; note on the recto of the front endleaf; this item is now Auct. 2Q 5.30 (B‑580).

Binding: Nineteenth-century brown calf; bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers; sprinkled red-edged leaves.

Size: 205 × 146 × 14 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 137 mm.

Initials are supplied in alternate red and blue ink; paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Sir Mark Masterman Sykes (1771-1823); sale (1824), pt III lot 407. Purchased for £3. 13. 6; see Books Purchased (1824), 11.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N 5.26(3).

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