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The Resource Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat

Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat

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Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat
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Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat
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Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
lat
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Cataloging source
DRP
Citation location within source
  • C-28
  • p. 135
  • 150
  • CNCE 8149
Citation source
  • Adams
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Sander
  • EDIT 16
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat
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Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • The present edition differs from another Zanis edition of 1517 which has different title wording, and lacks the large title vignette printed in red and black; the present edition has 4 leaves at beginning of text, while the other has 8 leaves; see Commentaria Caesaris.... with call no. Z233.I8 C1152 1517b
  • Signatures: a4 b-f8 g10 h-n8 o-p6 q8
  • Last leaf blank
  • Woodcuts: large woodcut title vignette of a battle scene in black, bordered by four panels printed in red and featuring leaves, putti, and animals; the same vignette is repeated at head of Liber primus De bello Gallico on leaf I, this time with border panels printed in black; another large vignette at head of "De bello civili" on leaf LI, featuring a seated Lentulus addressing a group of men, presumably the Senate, with caption "Lentulus" in the block; smaller vignettes of battle scenes at the beginning of each of the books; large white foliated iniand grotesque initials on black criblé background; this edition lacks the two maps and 17 textual illustrations present in another Zanis edition of 1517, with title Commentaria Caesaris prius a Iocundo impressioni data
  • The illustrations, with one exception, are reproduced from the edition of Livy 1493, as reprinted by Bartholomaeus de Zanis in 1502. For description cf. Masséna d'Essling, Livres à fig. vénit. III (1909) p. 231-232, no. 1727
  • Text printed in large roman type; marginal notes in smaller roman
  • "Lucas Olchinensis: artium & legum professor: Rosello de rosellis patauo foelicitatem"--Verso of title-page
  • Marliani's annotated index on leaves [1]-[7] at end: "Index eorum quae in commentariis C. Iulii C[a]esaris habent p[er] ordine[m] alphabeti per Raimundu[m] Marlianum ..."
  • Includes index on leaves [2]-[4] at beginning of text
Dimensions
31 cm (fol.)
Extent
[4], CX, [8] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in stiff boards covered with two leaves of a late 13th-century Italian manuscript, possibly an academic text on canon law, with Latin text in dense gothic script in two columns surrounded on three sides by commentary in smaller script; red and blue initials with "harping," and paragraph marks; traces of two pairs of leather ties along fore-edges of covers; new ms. spine title "Caesar Commentaria 1517;" contemporary purchase price [?] on front pastedown; miscellaneous doodlings and notes on rear pastedown and endpaper. Purchase, Paul Dowling, Liber Antiquus, 2012.
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ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27116045
  • ucoclc27116045
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Caij Julij Caesaris inuictissimi i[m]peratoris co[m]mentaria seculoru[m] iniuria antea difficilia [et] valde me[n]dosa : nunc primu[m] a viro docto expolita [et] optime recognita : additis de nouo apostillis, vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis : nec no[n] regulata tabula q[uae] o[mn]ia loca, flumina, mo[n]tes, vrbes, oppida: i[n]finita pl[ur]i[m]a : [et] quaeq[uam] digna cognitu mirifice demonstrat
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • The present edition differs from another Zanis edition of 1517 which has different title wording, and lacks the large title vignette printed in red and black; the present edition has 4 leaves at beginning of text, while the other has 8 leaves; see Commentaria Caesaris.... with call no. Z233.I8 C1152 1517b
  • Signatures: a4 b-f8 g10 h-n8 o-p6 q8
  • Last leaf blank
  • Woodcuts: large woodcut title vignette of a battle scene in black, bordered by four panels printed in red and featuring leaves, putti, and animals; the same vignette is repeated at head of Liber primus De bello Gallico on leaf I, this time with border panels printed in black; another large vignette at head of "De bello civili" on leaf LI, featuring a seated Lentulus addressing a group of men, presumably the Senate, with caption "Lentulus" in the block; smaller vignettes of battle scenes at the beginning of each of the books; large white foliated iniand grotesque initials on black criblé background; this edition lacks the two maps and 17 textual illustrations present in another Zanis edition of 1517, with title Commentaria Caesaris prius a Iocundo impressioni data
  • The illustrations, with one exception, are reproduced from the edition of Livy 1493, as reprinted by Bartholomaeus de Zanis in 1502. For description cf. Masséna d'Essling, Livres à fig. vénit. III (1909) p. 231-232, no. 1727
  • Text printed in large roman type; marginal notes in smaller roman
  • "Lucas Olchinensis: artium & legum professor: Rosello de rosellis patauo foelicitatem"--Verso of title-page
  • Marliani's annotated index on leaves [1]-[7] at end: "Index eorum quae in commentariis C. Iulii C[a]esaris habent p[er] ordine[m] alphabeti per Raimundu[m] Marlianum ..."
  • Includes index on leaves [2]-[4] at beginning of text
Dimensions
31 cm (fol.)
Extent
[4], CX, [8] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in stiff boards covered with two leaves of a late 13th-century Italian manuscript, possibly an academic text on canon law, with Latin text in dense gothic script in two columns surrounded on three sides by commentary in smaller script; red and blue initials with "harping," and paragraph marks; traces of two pairs of leather ties along fore-edges of covers; new ms. spine title "Caesar Commentaria 1517;" contemporary purchase price [?] on front pastedown; miscellaneous doodlings and notes on rear pastedown and endpaper. Purchase, Paul Dowling, Liber Antiquus, 2012.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27116045
  • ucoclc27116045

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