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The Resource Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem

Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem

Label
Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Title
Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Title variation
  • Valerii Maximi Dictorvm et factorvm memorabilivm libri novem
  • Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
  • Dictorvm et factorvm memorabilivm libri novem
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Cataloging source
HHG
Citation location within source
  • no. 1121
  • p. 307, no. 14
Citation source
  • UCLA Library. The Aldine press: catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection
  • Renouard, A.A. Annales de l'imprimerie des Alde
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • One of several early counterfeits of the Aldine edition of 1502; this edition, prints 5 lines of Greek on recto of leaf pi2; the last line of leaf cc7v reads: "pendere supplicio coegit."
  • Possible imprint date from UCLA Aldine press catalogue
  • Signatures: pi4 A-Z8 aa-cc8 (leaf cc8 blank)
  • Printed in italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Includes Aldus's dedication to Johannes Lubranski, which has caption title: "Aldvs Ro. Ioanni Ludbrancio Polono Iurisperito, ac posnaniensi Episcopo, regniq[ue] Poloniae à secretis S.P.D."
  • Descriptions in Baudrier, Brunet, Adams, and Shaw of other early Lyonese counterfeit eds., printed around the same time (1503-1504), and with same collation and contents, make no mention of the Greek text present in this ed. on recto of leaf pi2
Dimensions
18 cm., in case 19 cm. (8vo)
Extent
[422] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, final blank leaf wanting. Bound in 18th-century English calf, panelled in blind; center panel has floral rolled borders; blind-stamped floral corner-pieces; spine rebacked; black leather spine label with gold-stamped title "Valerius Maximus." Ownership note on second front endpaper, dated 1725; and ownership inscription of classical scholar, writer, and bibliophile, Francis Wrangham, dated 1812, on t.p. With a few contemporary annotations. Purchase, E.K. Schreiber, 1983.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)613463939
  • ucoclc613463939
Label
Valerii Maximi Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Publication
Note
  • One of several early counterfeits of the Aldine edition of 1502; this edition, prints 5 lines of Greek on recto of leaf pi2; the last line of leaf cc7v reads: "pendere supplicio coegit."
  • Possible imprint date from UCLA Aldine press catalogue
  • Signatures: pi4 A-Z8 aa-cc8 (leaf cc8 blank)
  • Printed in italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Includes Aldus's dedication to Johannes Lubranski, which has caption title: "Aldvs Ro. Ioanni Ludbrancio Polono Iurisperito, ac posnaniensi Episcopo, regniq[ue] Poloniae à secretis S.P.D."
  • Descriptions in Baudrier, Brunet, Adams, and Shaw of other early Lyonese counterfeit eds., printed around the same time (1503-1504), and with same collation and contents, make no mention of the Greek text present in this ed. on recto of leaf pi2
Dimensions
18 cm., in case 19 cm. (8vo)
Extent
[422] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, final blank leaf wanting. Bound in 18th-century English calf, panelled in blind; center panel has floral rolled borders; blind-stamped floral corner-pieces; spine rebacked; black leather spine label with gold-stamped title "Valerius Maximus." Ownership note on second front endpaper, dated 1725; and ownership inscription of classical scholar, writer, and bibliophile, Francis Wrangham, dated 1812, on t.p. With a few contemporary annotations. Purchase, E.K. Schreiber, 1983.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)613463939
  • ucoclc613463939

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