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The Resource Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris

Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris

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Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris
Title
Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris
Title variation
Scriptores rei militaris, sive Scriptores veteres de re militari
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • grc
  • lat
Member of
Cataloging source
DFo
Citation location within source
  • S-345
  • 10410
  • VI, p. 828 (IB.28930)
  • 5330 = 2594
  • 903.3
  • S-173
  • 8852
  • 6607
  • no. UKBYIS00345000-E
Citation source
  • Goff
  • GW
  • BM 15th cent.
  • Copinger
  • Klebs
  • BN cat. des incun.
  • IGI
  • Proctor
  • ISTC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frontinus, Sextus Julius
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 15th cent
  • 1453-1505
  • 2nd cent
  • d. 1496
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sulpitius Verulanus, Joannes
  • Beroaldo, Filippo
  • Aelianus
  • Vegetius Renatus, Flavius
  • Modestus
  • Benedetti, Platone de'
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Military art and science
  • Dawson's Bookshop (Los Angeles, Calif.) [Bookseller] (CPP)
Label
Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Edited by Joannes Sulpitius Verulanus and Filippo Beroaldo. The authors collected here are from those traditionally known as Scriptores rei militaris
  • Frontinus' work is known as Stratagematica; Vegetius' work is commonly titled De re militari; Aelianus' work, written in Greek, is known by the Latin title Tactica; the De vocabulis rei militaris, passing under the name of one Modestus, is believed to have been copied from Vegetius in the 15th cent
  • In 4 pts., each one dated: I) 10 July 1495; II) 16 Nov. 1495; III) [n.d.]; IV: [n.d.]; place of publication and publisher statement from general colophon (leaf RR5 verso), which is dated: 17 Jan. 1496
  • Diagrams of military tactical formations are created by the use of ordinary printer's types arranged in patterns showing the positioning of troops
  • Signatures: AA-EE¡ FF♯ GG-MM¡ N♯ O¡ PP-RR¡ (GG1 blank), (O3 signed OO3)
  • Chancery folio. 37 lines; area of text: 206 x 125 mm. Initial spaces with guide-letters. With signatures; without foliation and catchwords. Printer's device on recto of leaf FF4 and on verso of leaf RR5. Includes register on last leaf
Control code
000094709
Dimensions
31 cm. (fol.).
Extent
[98] leaves
Note
  • Imperfect: several leaves damaged and mended at inside margin; with no loss of text.
  • Without rubrication.
  • Latin ms. notes on first leaf (AA1) and at head of second leaf (AA2).
  • Acquired from Dawson's Bookshop, Los Angeles, by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia prior to March 13, 1942. With the bookseller's description pasted to front free endpaper.
  • Bound in three-quarter vellum over boards; title in ms. on spine.
  • Leaf size: 290 x 188 mm.
  • Photostat NOT available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 94709
  • 94758
  • ocm17625906
  • (CStRLIN)DCFG96-B35
Label
Sextus Iulius Frontinus Vir consularis de re militari. Flauius Vegetius Vir illustris de re militari. Aelianus de instruendis aciebus. Modesti libellus de uocabulis rei militaris
Publication
Note
  • Edited by Joannes Sulpitius Verulanus and Filippo Beroaldo. The authors collected here are from those traditionally known as Scriptores rei militaris
  • Frontinus' work is known as Stratagematica; Vegetius' work is commonly titled De re militari; Aelianus' work, written in Greek, is known by the Latin title Tactica; the De vocabulis rei militaris, passing under the name of one Modestus, is believed to have been copied from Vegetius in the 15th cent
  • In 4 pts., each one dated: I) 10 July 1495; II) 16 Nov. 1495; III) [n.d.]; IV: [n.d.]; place of publication and publisher statement from general colophon (leaf RR5 verso), which is dated: 17 Jan. 1496
  • Diagrams of military tactical formations are created by the use of ordinary printer's types arranged in patterns showing the positioning of troops
  • Signatures: AA-EE¡ FF♯ GG-MM¡ N♯ O¡ PP-RR¡ (GG1 blank), (O3 signed OO3)
  • Chancery folio. 37 lines; area of text: 206 x 125 mm. Initial spaces with guide-letters. With signatures; without foliation and catchwords. Printer's device on recto of leaf FF4 and on verso of leaf RR5. Includes register on last leaf
Control code
000094709
Dimensions
31 cm. (fol.).
Extent
[98] leaves
Note
  • Imperfect: several leaves damaged and mended at inside margin; with no loss of text.
  • Without rubrication.
  • Latin ms. notes on first leaf (AA1) and at head of second leaf (AA2).
  • Acquired from Dawson's Bookshop, Los Angeles, by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia prior to March 13, 1942. With the bookseller's description pasted to front free endpaper.
  • Bound in three-quarter vellum over boards; title in ms. on spine.
  • Leaf size: 290 x 188 mm.
  • Photostat NOT available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 94709
  • 94758
  • ocm17625906
  • (CStRLIN)DCFG96-B35

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