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The Resource Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio

Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio

Label
Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio
Title
Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio
Title variation
  • Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio
  • Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centvriae primae ad Lavrentivm Medicem praefatio
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Cataloging source
MH-H
Citation location within source
  • P-890
  • P-542
  • P-662
  • VI, 638 (IB.27177-77a)
  • 13221*
  • 6149
  • ip00890000
  • 2871-2872
Citation source
  • Goff
  • BN cat. des incun.
  • BSB-Ink.
  • BM 15th cent.
  • Hain-Copinger(+Add)
  • Proctor
  • ISTC (CD-ROM, 1998 ed.)
  • Walsh, J.E. 15th cent. printed books
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1454-1494
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poliziano, Angelo
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
fl. 1476-1494
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Callimachus
  • Miscomini, Antonio
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical literature
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Olschki, Leo S. (Leo Samuel), 1861-1940 [Bookseller] (CPP)
  • Petrus, Johannes [Autograph] (CPP)
Label
Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from caption on leaf a1
  • Imprint from colophon (leaf p3v), which reads: Impressit ex archetypo Antonius Miscominus. Familiares quidam Politiani recognouere. Politianus Ipse nec Horthographian se ait, nec omnino alienam pr[a]estare culpam. Florentiae Anno Salutis. M.CCCC.LXXXIX. Decimotertio kalendas octobris. [printer's mark (Husung 39)]
  • Signatures: a-b€ c-o¡ p♯ chi℗
  • Chancery folio. 32 lines; area of text: 177 x 118 mm. Initial spaces, most with guide-letters. With signatures; without foliation or catchwords. Register and printer's device on leaf p4
  • Includes the editio princeps of the 5th hymn of Callimachus, In Palladis lavacra, with Poliziano's Latin translation (m1v-m6r)
  • "The register quotes the first words of the second leaf of the inner sheet of each quire additionally."--BM 15th cent
  • "The concluding sheet of Emendationes [i.e. leaves chi1-2] described by Hain was perhaps printed as an afterthought, which would account for its absence in both the [British] Museum copies."--BM 15th cent
  • "Some of the names in the list of authorities on 5v-7v have been stamped in after printing off, while a number of alterations in pen-and-ink throughout the book are common to both the [British] Museum copies, and were therefore probably made in the printer's office."--BM 15th cent
Control code
000100985
Dimensions
30 cm. (fol.).
Extent
[94] leaves
Note
  • Imperfect: last two leaves (Emendationes) wanting.
  • Some early ms. corrections to the text, probably made in the printer's office, as described in BM 15th cent. Paginated in ms.
  • Without rubrication.
  • Early ms. inscription on leaf a1: "Johannes Petrus Abbas Cardinale die 19 [Septem?]bris 1550."
  • Acquired by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia from Olschki prior to 7 May 1924.
  • Library's copy bound in a sheet of limp vellum with early ms. (a passage from one of the Gospels?) on both sides; rubricated in red and blue. Two vellum endleaves with an early ms. copy of the Prologue of Book 1, Part 1, of William of Ockham's Dialogus (text begins: In om[n]ibus curiosus existis ...). The front endleaf has a full illuminated border and a large illuminated initial; both endleaves rubricated in red and blue. Housed in a brown cloth clamshell.
  • Leaf size: 284 x 215 mm.
  • Photostat available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100985
  • 101039
  • ocm19603914
  • (CStRLIN)MAHGBGD52213-B
Label
Angeli Politiani Miscellaneorum centuriae primae ad Laurentium Medicem praefatio
Publication
Note
  • Title from caption on leaf a1
  • Imprint from colophon (leaf p3v), which reads: Impressit ex archetypo Antonius Miscominus. Familiares quidam Politiani recognouere. Politianus Ipse nec Horthographian se ait, nec omnino alienam pr[a]estare culpam. Florentiae Anno Salutis. M.CCCC.LXXXIX. Decimotertio kalendas octobris. [printer's mark (Husung 39)]
  • Signatures: a-b€ c-o¡ p♯ chi℗
  • Chancery folio. 32 lines; area of text: 177 x 118 mm. Initial spaces, most with guide-letters. With signatures; without foliation or catchwords. Register and printer's device on leaf p4
  • Includes the editio princeps of the 5th hymn of Callimachus, In Palladis lavacra, with Poliziano's Latin translation (m1v-m6r)
  • "The register quotes the first words of the second leaf of the inner sheet of each quire additionally."--BM 15th cent
  • "The concluding sheet of Emendationes [i.e. leaves chi1-2] described by Hain was perhaps printed as an afterthought, which would account for its absence in both the [British] Museum copies."--BM 15th cent
  • "Some of the names in the list of authorities on 5v-7v have been stamped in after printing off, while a number of alterations in pen-and-ink throughout the book are common to both the [British] Museum copies, and were therefore probably made in the printer's office."--BM 15th cent
Control code
000100985
Dimensions
30 cm. (fol.).
Extent
[94] leaves
Note
  • Imperfect: last two leaves (Emendationes) wanting.
  • Some early ms. corrections to the text, probably made in the printer's office, as described in BM 15th cent. Paginated in ms.
  • Without rubrication.
  • Early ms. inscription on leaf a1: "Johannes Petrus Abbas Cardinale die 19 [Septem?]bris 1550."
  • Acquired by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia from Olschki prior to 7 May 1924.
  • Library's copy bound in a sheet of limp vellum with early ms. (a passage from one of the Gospels?) on both sides; rubricated in red and blue. Two vellum endleaves with an early ms. copy of the Prologue of Book 1, Part 1, of William of Ockham's Dialogus (text begins: In om[n]ibus curiosus existis ...). The front endleaf has a full illuminated border and a large illuminated initial; both endleaves rubricated in red and blue. Housed in a brown cloth clamshell.
  • Leaf size: 284 x 215 mm.
  • Photostat available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100985
  • 101039
  • ocm19603914
  • (CStRLIN)MAHGBGD52213-B

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