[In Romam instaturatam ; De gestis Venetorum ; In Italiam illustratam].

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Biondo Flavio, 1392-1463, author.
Uniform title:Works. Selections
Imprint:[Verona] : [Bonino Bonini], [20 December 1481 and 7 February 1482]
Description:[152] leaves ; 29 cm (folio)
Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800.
Rome (Italy) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Venice (Italy) -- History.
Italy -- Rome.
Italy -- Venice.
Incunabula -- Italy -- Verona -- 1481-1482.
Annotations (Provenance)
Early works.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
Local Note:University of Chicago Library's copy imperfect: lacking leaves [1]-[5] (pi1-4, a1), [134]-[135] (K4.5), and blank leaf [152] (M6); photocopies of missing leaves and be found in the folder in the clamshell box; leaves [6] and [7] with portion cut out and mended with missing text supplied in manuscript; blank leaves labeled "g3"-"g6" erroneously inserted between leaves g2 and g3.
Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2781773
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Other uniform titles:Biondo Flavio, 1392-1463. De Roma instaurata.
Biondo Flavio, 1392-1463. De gestis Venetorum.
Biondo Flavio, 1392-1463. Italia illustrata.
Bonini, Bonino, approximately 1450-1528,
Provenance:Former owners' manuscript annotations in two hands.
Binding: Quarter bound vellum and decorative paper over boards; manuscript spine title.
Notes:Title devised by cataloger.
Incipit, leaf [6] recto: Blondi Flauii Forliuensis In Romam instaturatam.
Incipit, leaf [44] recto: De gestis Venetorum.
Incipit, leaf [59] recto: Blondi Flauii Forliuensis In Italiam illlustratam praefatio.
Colophon, leaf [57] verso: Impressum Veronae per Bonium de Boniniis de Ragusa a[n]no salutis M.cccc.lxxxi in uigilia Sancti Thomae apostoli. Laus deo.
Colophon, leaf [151] verso: Impressum in inclyta ciuitate Veronae millesimoquadrige[n]tisimo octuagesimo secu[n]do die septimo Feburarii.
"A variant issue of the preliminary quire includes and additional outer sheet, the first leaf blank, the second containing further distichs by Broianicus, a dedicatory epistle by Io. Ant. Pantheus to Paulus Ramnusius, and three distichs by Ramnusius"--Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum.
Signatures: pi⁴ a¹⁰ b-f⁸ g⁴ A-L⁸ M⁶.
46 lines; Haebler, types 1:91G, 2:113R; capital spaces, some with guide letters.
Leaves [58] and [152] blank.
Decoration: Illuminated initials with floriate borders on leaves [44] recto and [59] recto; blue initials.
Incunabula short title catalogue, entry ib00702000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, entry 04423
Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum, entries 3243*, 3247*
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, entry B-702
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, VII, page 951 (IB. 30743)
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, entry 6920
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Inkunabelkatalog, entry B-554
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, entry B-357
Pellechet, M. Catalogue général des incunables des bibliothèques publiques de France, entries 2423, 2425

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