Coverart for item
The Resource Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum

Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum

Label
Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum
Title
Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum
Title variation
Caii Svetonii Tranqvilli de vita XII Caesarvm
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Cataloging source
CIN
Citation location within source
  • no. 1134
  • p. 309:27
  • p. 126, no. 29
  • VII:23
  • S-2026
Citation source
  • UCLA Library. The Aldine press: catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection
  • Renouard, A.A. Annales de l'imprimerie des Alde
  • Shaw, D.J. The Lyons counterfeit of Aldus's italic type: a new chronology. (In The Italian book 1465-1800, p. 117-133)
  • Baudrier, H.L. Bib. lyonnaise
  • Adams
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/ed
LWegQ8bd9BA
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA6700
LC item number
.A2 1508
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This ed. is not an Aldine counterfeit, as Aldus did not publish his own Suetonius until 1516; cf. Baudrier
  • Date and place of publication from colophon, which reads: "Suetonius tra[n]quillus de uita duodecim Caesarum exaratus Lugduni anno domini Mcccccviij. Die uero iij octobris finit foeliciter."
  • Printer's name from dedicatory epistle addressed to Jean Grolier by Gaspar Argilensis of Bologna (possibly Gaspare Mazzoli da Bologna, cf. M.E. Cosenza, Biographical and bibliographical dictionary of the Italian humanists, v. 3, p. 2260-6) on verso of leaf [1]: "Balthasari calcographo Lugdunen[si] elega[n]tissimo typis excusoriis ad enchiridii forma[m] p[er] mille exe[m]plaria describe[n]das. Et sub no[m]i[n]e tuo publica[n]das dedimus."
  • Verso of leaf [1] in UCLA copy is blank, lacking printer's dedicatory epistle addressed to Jean Grolier
  • Signatures: a-y8
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
176 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: brown mottled calf boards; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped tan leather spine label, with title "Caii Sueton. Tranq."; edges stained red. Ownership inscription on front endpaper: "Ex libris Francisci Ailliaud sacerdotis 1757..."; old shelf-marks [?] on rear endpaper. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, March 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10266797
  • ucoclc10266797
Label
Caii Suetonii Tranquilli de uita XII Caesarum
Publication
Note
  • This ed. is not an Aldine counterfeit, as Aldus did not publish his own Suetonius until 1516; cf. Baudrier
  • Date and place of publication from colophon, which reads: "Suetonius tra[n]quillus de uita duodecim Caesarum exaratus Lugduni anno domini Mcccccviij. Die uero iij octobris finit foeliciter."
  • Printer's name from dedicatory epistle addressed to Jean Grolier by Gaspar Argilensis of Bologna (possibly Gaspare Mazzoli da Bologna, cf. M.E. Cosenza, Biographical and bibliographical dictionary of the Italian humanists, v. 3, p. 2260-6) on verso of leaf [1]: "Balthasari calcographo Lugdunen[si] elega[n]tissimo typis excusoriis ad enchiridii forma[m] p[er] mille exe[m]plaria describe[n]das. Et sub no[m]i[n]e tuo publica[n]das dedimus."
  • Verso of leaf [1] in UCLA copy is blank, lacking printer's dedicatory epistle addressed to Jean Grolier
  • Signatures: a-y8
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
176 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: brown mottled calf boards; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped tan leather spine label, with title "Caii Sueton. Tranq."; edges stained red. Ownership inscription on front endpaper: "Ex libris Francisci Ailliaud sacerdotis 1757..."; old shelf-marks [?] on rear endpaper. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, March 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10266797
  • ucoclc10266797

Library Locations

  • Charles E. Young Research LibraryBorrow it
    280 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
  • Powell LibraryBorrow it
    120S Election Walk, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1450, US
    34.0716126 -118.4421809
  • Science and Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    8270 Boelter Hall, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-9810, US
    34.068987 -118.442659
  • UCLA LibraryBorrow it
    Los Angeles, CA, US
  • UCLA Library Special CollectionsBorrow it
    A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
Processing Feedback ...