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The Resource Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis

Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis

Label
Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis
Title
Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis
Title variation
Apuleius cum commento Beroaldi et figuris nouiter additis
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Writer of added commentary
Language
lat
Summary
The Golden ass is the only complete surviving Latin novel, its popularity buoyed during the Renaissance not only by its strong elements of adventure and humour, but by the inclusion of the story of Cupid and Psyche, as well as purportedly authentic accounts of the mystery rites of Isis and Osiris
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
  • 485 (collation incorrect)
  • 1323
  • A-1373
  • page 35
  • CNCE 2224
  • 18:687
Citation source
  • Sander, M. Livre à figures italien depuis 1467 jusqu'à 1530
  • Essling, Les livres à figures vénitiens
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
  • Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
  • EDIT 16
  • National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA6207
LC item number
.M3 1510
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: a8 b-p6 q4 r-z6 & 6 A-O6 P8
  • Woodcuts: text illustrated with 37 woodcut vignettes (including duplicates). This is the first illustrated edition of Apuleius' Golden ass, with the cuts specially designed for this edition
  • Text of Apuleius printed in large roman type in center, justified to inner margin, surrounded by commentary in smaller roman type
  • Beroaldo's commentary first printed Bologna, 1500
  • Not in: Harvard College Library. Catalogue of books and manuscripts, Italian sixteenth century books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm (folio)
Extent
CCXXXVI leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in Italian 17th-century vellum boards; gold-stamped red leather spine label with title "Luciiu Apuliu. Veneti 1510;" old manuscript spine title above. Ownership inkstamps on title page and verso of final leaf of the Bibliothèque Mazarine (red) and Bibliothèque de Sorbonne (black); old manuscript shelf-mark on title page. Purchase, Bernard Quaritch, Dec. 1999.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09199529
  • ucoclc09199529
Label
Apuleius cum co[m]mento Beroaldi [et] figuris nouiter additis
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: a8 b-p6 q4 r-z6 & 6 A-O6 P8
  • Woodcuts: text illustrated with 37 woodcut vignettes (including duplicates). This is the first illustrated edition of Apuleius' Golden ass, with the cuts specially designed for this edition
  • Text of Apuleius printed in large roman type in center, justified to inner margin, surrounded by commentary in smaller roman type
  • Beroaldo's commentary first printed Bologna, 1500
  • Not in: Harvard College Library. Catalogue of books and manuscripts, Italian sixteenth century books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm (folio)
Extent
CCXXXVI leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in Italian 17th-century vellum boards; gold-stamped red leather spine label with title "Luciiu Apuliu. Veneti 1510;" old manuscript spine title above. Ownership inkstamps on title page and verso of final leaf of the Bibliothèque Mazarine (red) and Bibliothèque de Sorbonne (black); old manuscript shelf-mark on title page. Purchase, Bernard Quaritch, Dec. 1999.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09199529
  • ucoclc09199529

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