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The Resource Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo : primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis, utrunq[ue] Latinitate donauit Angelus Cospus Bononiensis. Alexandri Regis vita quam Graece scriptam a Ioanne Monacho Angelus Cospus vertit in nostram linguam

Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo : primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis, utrunq[ue] Latinitate donauit Angelus Cospus Bononiensis. Alexandri Regis vita quam Graece scriptam a Ioanne Monacho Angelus Cospus vertit in nostram linguam

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Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo : primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis
Title
Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo
Title remainder
primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis
Statement of responsibility
utrunq[ue] Latinitate donauit Angelus Cospus Bononiensis. Alexandri Regis vita quam Graece scriptam a Ioanne Monacho Angelus Cospus vertit in nostram linguam
Title variation
Diodori Sicvli scriptoris Graeci libri dvo
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Language
  • lat
  • grc
  • lat
Summary
Second edition of books 16 and 17 of Diodorus' history, Bibliotheca historica, whose various parts were slowly rediscovered and published during the Renaissance.
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OKU
Citation location within source
CNCE 17217
Citation source
EDIT 16
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The translation from the original Greek is that of Angelo Cospo of Bologna. This edition appeared less than a year after the first came off the press in Vienna 1516
Label
Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo : primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis, utrunq[ue] Latinitate donauit Angelus Cospus Bononiensis. Alexandri Regis vita quam Graece scriptam a Ioanne Monacho Angelus Cospus vertit in nostram linguam
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Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: 2A4 A-G8 H6 I4
  • Last leaf (I4) is blank
  • Woodcuts: decorative woodcut title border, featuring dolphins, flowers, leaves and arabesques; two large (9-line) white-on-black pictorial initials
  • Text printed in large roman type, with marginal notes in smaller roman; portion of title in gothic type
  • Includes index
  • Not in: 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; or Schweiger, F.L.A. Handbuch der classischen bibliographie
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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
[4], 65, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in 18th-century English sprinkled calf; three concentric panels with gild borders: rules, floral roll, and bead; ornamental square corner-pieces; gilt spine panels, with gold-stamped spine title "Diod. Sicu....;" marbled endpapers; edges stained red. Embossed ownership stamp on several leaves of the Theological Institute of Connecticut. Purchase, Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, September 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46414395
  • ucoclc46414395
Label
Diodori Siculi scriptoris Graeci libri duo : primus de Philippi Regis Macedoniae aliorumq[ue] quorundam illustrium ducum alter de Alexandri filii rebus gestis, utrunq[ue] Latinitate donauit Angelus Cospus Bononiensis. Alexandri Regis vita quam Graece scriptam a Ioanne Monacho Angelus Cospus vertit in nostram linguam
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: 2A4 A-G8 H6 I4
  • Last leaf (I4) is blank
  • Woodcuts: decorative woodcut title border, featuring dolphins, flowers, leaves and arabesques; two large (9-line) white-on-black pictorial initials
  • Text printed in large roman type, with marginal notes in smaller roman; portion of title in gothic type
  • Includes index
  • Not in: 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; or Schweiger, F.L.A. Handbuch der classischen bibliographie
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
[4], 65, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in 18th-century English sprinkled calf; three concentric panels with gild borders: rules, floral roll, and bead; ornamental square corner-pieces; gilt spine panels, with gold-stamped spine title "Diod. Sicu....;" marbled endpapers; edges stained red. Embossed ownership stamp on several leaves of the Theological Institute of Connecticut. Purchase, Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, September 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46414395
  • ucoclc46414395

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