1553 · Venetiis
Quarto. 19th century mottled calf, six spine compartments, gilt rules and ornaments, red morocco thlabel, a bit scuffed. , 233 leaves. Collation: *6 2*8 A-2P6 2Q6( -2Q6)./ Title vignette (motto:"Fortitudo mea Dominus"); initials; printed marginal notes; woodcut illustrations in text/ Printedprimarily in double columns./ Includes index./ Colophon on 2Q5v.
Old ink annotations on title page, few underlines. Last leaf (Colophon) repaired with tape recto.Dampstains last few leaves at bottom.
The publisher Bartholomaeum Caesanum published very few works including an edition ofEuclid Resolutio Omnium (1553), Ovid’s Heroides (1552), Virgil’s Poetry (1551), Cicero’sRhetroic (1550); as well as, a few modern authors and civil documents. Altogether, includingduplicate entries, OCLC lists 53 entries for this publisher.
References: BMC, Italian books,; p. 664; EDIT 16 (online),; CNCE 24125
OCLC: North America: UIU, WTU, PAU, ZCU
Provenance: Adrianus de Henning (date of 1598) in ink Georges Goury (bookplate) (Inventory #: 1267)