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The Resource Statii Syluarum libri quinque ; : Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo

Statii Syluarum libri quinque ; : Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo

Label
Statii Syluarum libri quinque ; : Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo
Title
Statii Syluarum libri quinque ;
Title remainder
Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo
Title variation
  • Syluarum libri quinque
  • Sylvarum libri quinque
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • grc
  • lat
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • p. 35, no. 7
  • no. 61
  • S-1670
  • p. 646
Citation source
  • Renouard, A.A. Annales de l'imprimerie des Alde
  • UCLA Library. The Aldine press: catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection
  • Adams
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Statii Syluarum libri quinque ; : Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from t.p. of main work, on recto of leaf [41]
  • Imprint from colophon of "Achilleidos" on recto of leaf C4; colophon of "Thebaidos" (leaf G4) supplies date of Nov. 1502 as noted in Renouard: "Venetiis, in Academia Aldi Ro. mense nouembri MDII," which suggests that two eds. were issued in the same year
  • Preceding main work on leaves [1]-[40] is Aldo Manuzio's "Orthographia et flexus dictionum graecarum omnium apud Statium cum accentib. et generib. ex uariis utriusque linguae autorib."
  • "Orthographia et flexus dictionum graecarum..." includes Aldo's preface addressed to Marco Musuro
  • Signatures: a-e8 2a-2e8 f-z8 A-F8 G4 A-B8 C4
  • Woodcuts: Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on leaf [40]
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[296] leaves
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: Signature on leaf u2 printed incorrectly. Nineteenth-century [?] quarter binding of tan calf and red marbled paper boards; gilt-ruled spine panels; gold-stamped spine title "Statius. Ald. 1502"; endpapers stained yellow. Old ownership inscription erased on t.p. In modern rust brown cloth phase box, and rust brown leather and marbled paper slipcase; slipcase title "Statius. Sylvarum libri quinque. 1502."
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: first variant of second corrected issue: leaf 2a1 (t.p. of "Statii syluarum libri quinque..." ) misbound between leaves i8 and k1; leaves k1 and k3 missigned with capital letter K; leaf 2a8 misbound between leaves k8 and l1; signature on leaf u2 printed incorrectly. Black leather binding; gold-stamped spine title "Statius. Venetiis. Ap. Aldum 1502"; rich inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; olive green endpapers. Ownership inscription of Antonius Presbyterus ("Ant. Presbyt.") in Greek letters on verso of front free endpaper. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, [1996?].
  • Spec. Coll. copy 3: second variant of second corrected issue: leaves k1 and k3 signed correctly with lower case letter "k"; signature on leaf u2 printed correctly. Dark brown mottled calf; gilt spine panels, featuring acorn or pomegrante ornament; gold-stamped spine title "Statius"; marbled endpapers; edges stained red. Small blue and white shelf-mark label affixed to front pastedown; ownership inscription of Winthrop Sargent of Harvard College on verso of rear endpaper, dated Nov. 13, 1845, repeated on rear pastedown. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, [1996?].
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03819953
  • ucoclc3819953
Label
Statii Syluarum libri quinque ; : Thebaidos libri duodecim ; Achilleidos duo
Publication
Note
  • Title from t.p. of main work, on recto of leaf [41]
  • Imprint from colophon of "Achilleidos" on recto of leaf C4; colophon of "Thebaidos" (leaf G4) supplies date of Nov. 1502 as noted in Renouard: "Venetiis, in Academia Aldi Ro. mense nouembri MDII," which suggests that two eds. were issued in the same year
  • Preceding main work on leaves [1]-[40] is Aldo Manuzio's "Orthographia et flexus dictionum graecarum omnium apud Statium cum accentib. et generib. ex uariis utriusque linguae autorib."
  • "Orthographia et flexus dictionum graecarum..." includes Aldo's preface addressed to Marco Musuro
  • Signatures: a-e8 2a-2e8 f-z8 A-F8 G4 A-B8 C4
  • Woodcuts: Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on leaf [40]
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[296] leaves
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: Signature on leaf u2 printed incorrectly. Nineteenth-century [?] quarter binding of tan calf and red marbled paper boards; gilt-ruled spine panels; gold-stamped spine title "Statius. Ald. 1502"; endpapers stained yellow. Old ownership inscription erased on t.p. In modern rust brown cloth phase box, and rust brown leather and marbled paper slipcase; slipcase title "Statius. Sylvarum libri quinque. 1502."
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: first variant of second corrected issue: leaf 2a1 (t.p. of "Statii syluarum libri quinque..." ) misbound between leaves i8 and k1; leaves k1 and k3 missigned with capital letter K; leaf 2a8 misbound between leaves k8 and l1; signature on leaf u2 printed incorrectly. Black leather binding; gold-stamped spine title "Statius. Venetiis. Ap. Aldum 1502"; rich inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; olive green endpapers. Ownership inscription of Antonius Presbyterus ("Ant. Presbyt.") in Greek letters on verso of front free endpaper. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, [1996?].
  • Spec. Coll. copy 3: second variant of second corrected issue: leaves k1 and k3 signed correctly with lower case letter "k"; signature on leaf u2 printed correctly. Dark brown mottled calf; gilt spine panels, featuring acorn or pomegrante ornament; gold-stamped spine title "Statius"; marbled endpapers; edges stained red. Small blue and white shelf-mark label affixed to front pastedown; ownership inscription of Winthrop Sargent of Harvard College on verso of rear endpaper, dated Nov. 13, 1845, repeated on rear pastedown. Purchase, Antonello Privitera, [1996?].
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03819953
  • ucoclc3819953

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