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Valerii Maximi dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem

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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
  • lat
Member of
Cataloging source
KSW
Citation location within source
  • no. 65
  • p. 708
  • V-82
Citation source
  • UCLA Library. The Aldine press: catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection
  • BM STC Italian
  • Adams
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Valerii Maximi dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First issue of the first Aldine edition; cf. UCLA Aldine press catalog. First issue contains eight leaves in gathering A, rather than twelve, as described by Renouard (p. 36, no. 10); cf. "The Valerius Maximus of 1502-1503," in New Aldine studies / by H.G. Fletcher (San Francisco : B.M. Rosenthal, 1988), p. 109-111
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Includes Aldus's preface, addressed to Jan Lubranski, bishop of Poznań (Poland), and dated Oct. 1502 in Venice
  • Signatures: pi4 A-Z8 aa-cc8
  • Woodcuts: Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on t.p. and p. [423] below colophon
  • Text printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[424] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy bound with two other titles: Quintus Curtius. Impressum Florentiae opera et impensa Philippi Giuntae bibliopolae florentini, anno salutis MDVII mense decembri [1507]; and Severini Boetii De philosophiae consolatione; eiusdem De scholastica disciplina, qui alii quoque autori a nonnullis adscribitur. Florentiae sumptibus Philippi de Giunta Florentini MDXIII mense Septembri [1513]. Bound in 16th-century red goatskin over bevelled wooden boards, panelled in blind, with triple fillet frames, and inner rolled floral border; three 4-part lozenge-shaped centerpieces, arranged vertically, with small rosette corner-pieces; blind-ruled spine panels; two pairs of brass and leather clasps and catches on fore-edges of cover, with remnants of two additional pairs on upper and lower edges; edges stained pale yellow; front and back pastedowns are vellum leaves from a 14th-century Italian ms. in Latin, in brown and red ink. Ownership inscription on t.p., "Philippi Baldachini coritani a Dni. MDXVj die xxj ianuarij," of Filippo Baldachino of Cortona, author of Predica damore (Florence 1510), and Fortuna (Perugia 1526); bookplate of Templeton Crocker on front free endpaper. Formerly laid in: letter from E. Gordon Duff regarding this volume, addressed "Dear Sir," and dated May 18, 1924; now in Collection 100/186. In modern mustard brown cloth phase box, in matching mustard brown marbled paper and vellum slipcase, with gold-stamped spine title "Valerius Maximus. Aldus."
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03050612
  • ucoclc3050612
Label
Valerii Maximi dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri nouem
Publication
Note
  • First issue of the first Aldine edition; cf. UCLA Aldine press catalog. First issue contains eight leaves in gathering A, rather than twelve, as described by Renouard (p. 36, no. 10); cf. "The Valerius Maximus of 1502-1503," in New Aldine studies / by H.G. Fletcher (San Francisco : B.M. Rosenthal, 1988), p. 109-111
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Includes Aldus's preface, addressed to Jan Lubranski, bishop of Poznań (Poland), and dated Oct. 1502 in Venice
  • Signatures: pi4 A-Z8 aa-cc8
  • Woodcuts: Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on t.p. and p. [423] below colophon
  • Text printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
[424] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy bound with two other titles: Quintus Curtius. Impressum Florentiae opera et impensa Philippi Giuntae bibliopolae florentini, anno salutis MDVII mense decembri [1507]; and Severini Boetii De philosophiae consolatione; eiusdem De scholastica disciplina, qui alii quoque autori a nonnullis adscribitur. Florentiae sumptibus Philippi de Giunta Florentini MDXIII mense Septembri [1513]. Bound in 16th-century red goatskin over bevelled wooden boards, panelled in blind, with triple fillet frames, and inner rolled floral border; three 4-part lozenge-shaped centerpieces, arranged vertically, with small rosette corner-pieces; blind-ruled spine panels; two pairs of brass and leather clasps and catches on fore-edges of cover, with remnants of two additional pairs on upper and lower edges; edges stained pale yellow; front and back pastedowns are vellum leaves from a 14th-century Italian ms. in Latin, in brown and red ink. Ownership inscription on t.p., "Philippi Baldachini coritani a Dni. MDXVj die xxj ianuarij," of Filippo Baldachino of Cortona, author of Predica damore (Florence 1510), and Fortuna (Perugia 1526); bookplate of Templeton Crocker on front free endpaper. Formerly laid in: letter from E. Gordon Duff regarding this volume, addressed "Dear Sir," and dated May 18, 1924; now in Collection 100/186. In modern mustard brown cloth phase box, in matching mustard brown marbled paper and vellum slipcase, with gold-stamped spine title "Valerius Maximus. Aldus."
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03050612
  • ucoclc3050612

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