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The Resource Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas : in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt

Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas : in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt

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Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas : in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt
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Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas
Title remainder
in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt
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Language
  • latgrc
  • lat
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Cataloging source
VYS
Citation location within source
  • volume 3, page 45
  • G-339
Citation source
  • Grässe, J.G.T. Trésor de livres rares et précieux
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
Index
index present
Language note
In Latin, with some sections in Greek
Literary form
non fiction
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Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas : in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt
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Publication
Note
  • Edited by Nicolò Ferretti, whose dedicatory preface is addressed to Georgio Cornelio, and dated Oct. 15, 1508 in Venice
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: Aa10 Bb2A1, 2B8, A-R8
  • Last leaf is blank
  • Woodcuts: title vignette of St. John the Baptist with lamb, and ribbon caption "Ecce Agn[us] Dei" within ornamental black crible ́ border; woodcut signed "b.M.," probably Benedetto Montagna; first leaf of text within wide white-on-black decorative border featuring flowers, arabesques, leafy branches, cherubs holding urns and in the lower border, mermen holding a blank shield-shaped cartouche; Tacuino's white-on-black device on verso of leaf CXXXV (leaf R7v), featuring two white concentric circles, trisected, on black background, surmounted by a double cross; Tacuino's initials "Z.T." in lower third of circle; large and small white-on-black ornamental initials
  • Title page and first leaf of text printed in red and black; title page printed in gothic type; text printed in roman type
  • Includes index
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Extent
[18], CXXXV, [1] leaves
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: complete, includes final blank leaf. Bound with two other works: 1) a compilation comprising: Tibullus cum commentariis Cyllaenii Veronnesis; Catullus cum commentariis parthenii Veronensis & Palladii patauini; Emendationes Catullianae per Hieronymum auancium Veronensem & eiusdem in Priapeias castigationes; Propertius cum commentariis Phylippi Beroaldi; Annotationes in Propertium, tum per Domitium Calderinum, tum per Ioannem Cottam Veronensem; Haec omnia sunt ex exe[m]plaribus emendatis domini Hieronymi Auacii. Impressum Venetiis : Per Ioannem de Tridino de Cereto alias Tacuinum. M.D.dieuero.xix Maii....[1500 May 19]; and 2) Homeri poetarum clarissimi Odyssea de erroribus Ulyxis. Argentoraci [Strassburg]: Ex officina Ioannis Schotti : Impe[n]sis vero egregij I.V.Doctoris Georgij Maxilli al's Übelin episcopalis curiae Argen. signatoris, ad nonu[m] Kal. Iunij anno a natali christiano M. D. X. [1510 May 24]. Bound in contemporary half blind-stamped pigskin over wooden boards; pigskin decorated with rows of tooled pomegranate ornaments; spine reinforced with vellum leaf of early manuscript waste, with script in brown and capitals in red and blue ink; two pair of brass and leather clasps and catches (one pair intact). Several contemporary manuscript notes and annotations throughout. Late 19th- or early 20th-century ownership inscription on second front endleaf of Dr. Franz Daffner; small square blue and white bookplate of W[ynne] R.H. Jeudwine on front pastedown, featuring a lobster centerpiece, and the initials "W", "R", "H", and "J" in each corner; bookplate on front pastedown of Fort Hill, the home of Leonard Baskin; his ownership inscription on rear pastedown reads "L[eonard] & L[isa] Baskin 1968." In modern beige cloth and ocher (tan) leather clamshell case; gold-stamped spine title "Gellikus. Noctes Atticae." Purchased for UCLA by A. and C. Sokol, Bloomsbury Book Auctions, Sept. 18, 1984.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: complete, includes final blank leaf. Bound in dark red morocco; double gilt fillets; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped spine title "Aulius Gelllius. 1509;" all edges gilt. Gift of Joan Palevsky, 1999.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09142122
  • ucoclc9142122
Label
Accipite studiosi omnes Auli Gellii Noctes micantissimas : in quibus vigilias [et] somnum pacatissime reponatis : nihil enim in latinis obstrepet inconcinnum, in graecis minus quippe quae nunq[ue] antehac fuerint accuratius emendata : hinc rerum [et] dictionum speciosarum indicem locupletissimum habetote et libri viii : quem desideramus capita quae antehac nunq[uam] in lucem prodierunt
Publication
Note
  • Edited by Nicolò Ferretti, whose dedicatory preface is addressed to Georgio Cornelio, and dated Oct. 15, 1508 in Venice
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: Aa10 Bb2A1, 2B8, A-R8
  • Last leaf is blank
  • Woodcuts: title vignette of St. John the Baptist with lamb, and ribbon caption "Ecce Agn[us] Dei" within ornamental black crible ́ border; woodcut signed "b.M.," probably Benedetto Montagna; first leaf of text within wide white-on-black decorative border featuring flowers, arabesques, leafy branches, cherubs holding urns and in the lower border, mermen holding a blank shield-shaped cartouche; Tacuino's white-on-black device on verso of leaf CXXXV (leaf R7v), featuring two white concentric circles, trisected, on black background, surmounted by a double cross; Tacuino's initials "Z.T." in lower third of circle; large and small white-on-black ornamental initials
  • Title page and first leaf of text printed in red and black; title page printed in gothic type; text printed in roman type
  • Includes index
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Extent
[18], CXXXV, [1] leaves
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: complete, includes final blank leaf. Bound with two other works: 1) a compilation comprising: Tibullus cum commentariis Cyllaenii Veronnesis; Catullus cum commentariis parthenii Veronensis & Palladii patauini; Emendationes Catullianae per Hieronymum auancium Veronensem & eiusdem in Priapeias castigationes; Propertius cum commentariis Phylippi Beroaldi; Annotationes in Propertium, tum per Domitium Calderinum, tum per Ioannem Cottam Veronensem; Haec omnia sunt ex exe[m]plaribus emendatis domini Hieronymi Auacii. Impressum Venetiis : Per Ioannem de Tridino de Cereto alias Tacuinum. M.D.dieuero.xix Maii....[1500 May 19]; and 2) Homeri poetarum clarissimi Odyssea de erroribus Ulyxis. Argentoraci [Strassburg]: Ex officina Ioannis Schotti : Impe[n]sis vero egregij I.V.Doctoris Georgij Maxilli al's Übelin episcopalis curiae Argen. signatoris, ad nonu[m] Kal. Iunij anno a natali christiano M. D. X. [1510 May 24]. Bound in contemporary half blind-stamped pigskin over wooden boards; pigskin decorated with rows of tooled pomegranate ornaments; spine reinforced with vellum leaf of early manuscript waste, with script in brown and capitals in red and blue ink; two pair of brass and leather clasps and catches (one pair intact). Several contemporary manuscript notes and annotations throughout. Late 19th- or early 20th-century ownership inscription on second front endleaf of Dr. Franz Daffner; small square blue and white bookplate of W[ynne] R.H. Jeudwine on front pastedown, featuring a lobster centerpiece, and the initials "W", "R", "H", and "J" in each corner; bookplate on front pastedown of Fort Hill, the home of Leonard Baskin; his ownership inscription on rear pastedown reads "L[eonard] & L[isa] Baskin 1968." In modern beige cloth and ocher (tan) leather clamshell case; gold-stamped spine title "Gellikus. Noctes Atticae." Purchased for UCLA by A. and C. Sokol, Bloomsbury Book Auctions, Sept. 18, 1984.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: complete, includes final blank leaf. Bound in dark red morocco; double gilt fillets; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped spine title "Aulius Gelllius. 1509;" all edges gilt. Gift of Joan Palevsky, 1999.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09142122
  • ucoclc9142122

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