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The Resource Castigationes Plinii, Hermolai Barbari

Castigationes Plinii, Hermolai Barbari

Label
Castigationes Plinii
Title
Castigationes Plinii
Statement of responsibility
Hermolai Barbari
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Cataloging source
MdBJ
Citation location within source
  • 2420;
  • V, p. 587;
  • 3341;
  • B-101
  • 7422
Citation source
  • Hain
  • BM 15th cent.
  • GW
  • Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries
  • Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Castigationes Plinii, Hermolai Barbari
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Half title
  • Signatures: a-k8, l-r6, s4, aa-cc8, dd6, ee4 (giii numbered g, s4 blank)
  • Printed in a single column, 60 lines and head line per page
  • Register after colophon on leaf [125] recto
  • Author claims to have corrected 5,000 errors in the text of Pliny's Natural history and the re-establishment of 300 passages in Pomponius Mela
  • "Reprinted from the 1492/3 Roman edition of Silber with the errata corrected. Daniel Barbarus, brother of Hermolaus, who died on 2 May 1493, took out a privilege for this work on 11 December, 1493"; cf. BMC (XV cent.) X, p.587
  • Dedicatory epistles, sig. a2r, dated "octavo Kalendas Sempembris [sic] MCCCCXCII" [25 Aug. 1492] and sig. 2a1r, "idibus ianuariis Mcccc.xciii" [13 Jan. 1494]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm. (folded)
Extent
[160] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Title page mounted in repair.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)MDJG82-B247
  • (OCoLC)ocn370318705
Label
Castigationes Plinii, Hermolai Barbari
Publication
Note
  • Half title
  • Signatures: a-k8, l-r6, s4, aa-cc8, dd6, ee4 (giii numbered g, s4 blank)
  • Printed in a single column, 60 lines and head line per page
  • Register after colophon on leaf [125] recto
  • Author claims to have corrected 5,000 errors in the text of Pliny's Natural history and the re-establishment of 300 passages in Pomponius Mela
  • "Reprinted from the 1492/3 Roman edition of Silber with the errata corrected. Daniel Barbarus, brother of Hermolaus, who died on 2 May 1493, took out a privilege for this work on 11 December, 1493"; cf. BMC (XV cent.) X, p.587
  • Dedicatory epistles, sig. a2r, dated "octavo Kalendas Sempembris [sic] MCCCCXCII" [25 Aug. 1492] and sig. 2a1r, "idibus ianuariis Mcccc.xciii" [13 Jan. 1494]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm. (folded)
Extent
[160] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Title page mounted in repair.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)MDJG82-B247
  • (OCoLC)ocn370318705

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