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Terentius Afer, Publius

Comoediae (comm. Aelius Donatus, Johannes Calphurnius).


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Donatus, Aelius]: ‘Terentii uita.’ See T‑027.

a1v [Euanthius: De fabula.] ed. Wessner I 13-31.

a3r [Donatus, Aelius: Preface to commentary on Andria.] ed. Wessner I 35-40.

a3v [Didascalia for Andria.] ‘Acta ludis Megalensibus M. Fuluio aedilibus et M. Glabrione . . . M. Marcello et Sulpitio consulibus'. See T‑032.

a3v [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Andria. ‘Andriae Argumentum.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. An.

a4r Donatus, Aelius: [Commentary on Andria]. ‘In Sex. P. Terentii Afri comoedias examinata interpretatio'.’ ed. Wessner I 41-261. See D‑153.

a4r [Terentius Afer, Publius]: Andria. ‘Andriae Prologus.’ Ter. An. On the subscription ‘Calliopius recensui' after each play see T‑021. For the ordering of plays in this edition see T‑024.

e1r [Didascalia for Eunuchus.] ‘Acta ludis Megalensibus L. Postumio Albino L. Cornelio Merula aedilibus currulibus . . . M. Valerio C. Mutio Fannio consulibus'. See T‑021.

e1v Donatus, Aelius: [Commentary on Eunuchus.] ‘In Sexti. P. Terentii Afri Eunuchum commentarium.’ ed. Wessner I 265-497.

e1r [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Eunuchus. ‘Eunuchi Argumentum.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. Eu.

e1v [Anonymous summary of Eunuchus.] ‘Aliud Argumentum'. Incipit: ‘[M]eretrix adoloscentem cuius mutuo amore tenebatur exclusit eique reuocato . . .’ See T‑021.

e2r [Terentius Afer, Publius]: Eunuchus. ‘Eunuchi prologus.’ Ter. Eu.

i1r [Didascalia for Hautontimorumenos.] ‘Acta ludis Megalensibus L. Cor. Len. L. Va. Flac. aedilibus currulibus . . . M. Iunio T. Sempronio consulibus'. See T‑021.

i1r Calphurnius, Johannes: [Commentary on] Hautontimorumenos. ‘Io. Calphurnii Brixiensis in P. Sexti Terentii Heautontimorumenon examinata interpretatio.’ Incipit: ‘  “In militiam proficisci” [Sulp. Peri. Ter. Hau., 1]. Haec fabula Menandri graeca, quae facta a Terentio latina . . .’

i1r [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Hautontimorumenos. ‘Heautontimorumenos(!) Argumentum'.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. Hau.

i1v [Terentius Afer, Publius: Hautontimorumenos.] ‘Prologus.’ Ter. Hau.

l2r [Donatus, Aelius: Commentary on Adelphoe.] ed. Wessner II 3-185.

l2r [Didascalia for Adelphoe.] ‘Acta ludis funebribus Q. Fa. Maximo. P. Cor. Africano Aemilii Pauli aedilibus currulibus . . . A. Nitino M. Cor. consulibus'.’ See T‑021.

l2v [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Adelphoe. ‘Adelphorum argumentum.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. Ad.

l2v [Terentius Afer, Publius: Adelphoe.] ‘Prologus.’ Ter. Ad.

o6r Donatus, Aelius: [Commentary] on Phormio. ‘In Sex. P. Terentii Afri Phormionem commentarium'.’ ed. Wessner II 345-484.

o6r [Didascalia for Phormio.] ‘Acta ludis Romanis L. Post. Albino L. Cor. Merula aedilibus curulibus . . . C. Fannio Marcoque Valerio consulibus'.’ See T‑021.

o6r [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Phormio. ‘Phormionis Argumentum.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. Ph.

o6v [Terentius Afer, Publius: Phormio.] ‘Prologus.’ Ter. Ph.

r6r Donatus, Aelius: [Commentary on Hecyra.] ‘In P. Sext. Terenti Afri Ecyram examinata interpretatio'.’ ed. Wessner II 189-342.

r6r [Didascalia for Hecyra.] ‘Acta ludis Romanis S. Iu. Caesare Cn. Cornelio aedilibus currulibus . . . Q. Ful. L. Mar. aedilibus currulibus'. See T‑022.

r6r [Sulpicius Apollinaris, Gaius: Periocha of] Hecyra. ‘Argumentum.’ Sulp. Peri. Ter. Hec.

r6v Terentius Afer, Publius: Hecyra. ‘Ecyrae prologus.’ Ter. Hec.

u5v [Didascalia for Phormio.] ‘Acta ludis Romanis Lucio Postumio Albino L. Cornelio Merula aedilibus currulibus . . . C. Fannio M. Valerio consulibus'.’ See T‑021. The second appearance of this didascalia in this edition.


Imprint: Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 28 Jan. 1492/3. Folio.


Collation: a–u6.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: it00089750

Hain: H *15419;

Goff: Goff, Supplement, T‑89b;

BMC: BMC V 441;

Proctor: Pr 5031;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑98; Sheppard 4197.

LCN: 14101854


Copy number: T-043(1)

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half russia over yellow paper boards; title in gilt on a red leather label on the spine; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. Yellow-edged leaves.

Size: 305 × 217 × 19 mm.

Size of leaf: 301 × 209 mm.

On front pastedown in pencil a bookseller's number: ‘3637–359 | J'. Some marginal and interlinear notes in a contemporary(?) North European hand, now largely erased, supplying Greek words in the blank spaces, synonyms, and underlining, and extracting key words and phrases.

Provenance: J. F. Schefold (eighteenth century?); see stamp on a1r. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 3731; label on spine; purchased for £0. 10. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 27.

SHELFMARK: Auct. P 4.23.

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