Homērou Ilias ; [Odysseia ; Batrachomyomachia ; Hymnoi 1b] = Homeri Ilias ; [Vlyssea ; Batrachomyomachia ; Hymni XXXII]


Homer (Author,Contributor)
Torresanus, Andreas (De Asula), 1451-1529 (Publisher)
Manuzio, Aldo, 1449 or 1450-1515 (Contributor)
Melanchthon, Philipp, 1497-1560 (Contributor)
Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 (Contributor)
Torresani, family of printers (Contributor)
Homērou Ilias ; [Odysseia ; Batrachomyomachia ; Hymnoi 1b] = Homeri Ilias ; [Vlyssea ; Batrachomyomachia ; Hymni XXXII]
Shelf Location
880 1517 H37
Manuzio family
Publication Information
In aedibus Aldi, et Andreae Asulani soceri: Venetiis. 1517-06
mense Iunio 1517
Physical Description
2 volumes ; 17 cm (octavo)
original filename:ldpd_7821252_002_00000009, ldpd_7821252_003_00000009, ldpd_7821252_002_00000513
Imprint from colophon, v. [2]
Signatures: v. 1: 1-7⁸ A-2L⁸ 2M⁶; v. 2: a-z⁸ A-H⁸ I⁴
Last leaf of v. [1] blank
Vol. 1: [56], 277, [1] leaves ; Vol. 2: 251, [1] leaves
Aldine device on t.p. and verso of final leaf of each vol; capital spaces with guide letters
The second Aldine edition. Each vol. has a distinct pagination. The life of Homer is on 56 unpaged leaves
Includes register
Rare Book copy: Pagination: v.1. 177, [1] leaves ; v.2. 251, [1] leaves, [56] leaves
Rare Book copy: Signatures: v. 1. A-2L8, M4; v. 2 a-z8, A-H8, I4, 1-7
Rare Book copy: Volume 1, copy 1: Worm hole in first two leaves with slight loss of text
Rare Book copy: Volume 2: Signature p either misbound or misprinted as 113, 116, 115, 114, 117, 110 [sic], 119, 118
Rare Book copy: Volume 2: Trimmed with slight loss of annotations in margins
Rare Book copy 1: Inscribed by Philipp Melanchthon to Martin Luther. Extensively annotated throughout, in more than one hand, probably including Philipp Melanchthon. The notes seem to be lecture notes, either Melanchthon's preparatory notes or by stud ents
Rare Book copy 1: Bound in alum-tawed pigskin decorated in blind with tools and rolls. Remnants of 2 clasps on fore-edge
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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