Homērou Ilias = Homeri Ilias.

Author
Homer [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
Modern Greek (1453-)
Published/​Created
[Venice : Aldus, 1504]
Description
2 v. ; 17 cm. (8vo)

Details

Former owner
Notes
  • Aldine device on t.p. of v. [1] and on leaf [65] of v. [2]
  • Publication date from Evans and Renouard.
  • Signatures: v. [1], A-Z⁸, AA-LL⁸, MM⁶ (MM₆ blank); v. [2], I⁸, 2-7⁸, a-z⁸, A-G⁸, H¹⁰.
  • Capital spaces with guide letters.
  • Printer's mark on t.-p. of each volume.
  • Latin dedication in each volume by Aldus Pius Manutius; dedication of v.2 dated: Venetiis secundo Calēdas Nouem. M.D.IIII.
  • Lives of Homer by Herodotus, Plutarch and Dion Chrysostomus at end of v.2.
Binding note
Ex copy: The two volumes are not bound alike. The pastedowns v.1 are fragments of parchment manuscripts; v.2 has binder's title on front cover: Vlissea Gomeri [!]
Contents
Vol. [1]. Ilias.--v. [2] Hērodotou Bios Homērou. Ploutarchou Bios Homērou. Odysseia. Batrachomyomachia. Hymnoi.
Provenance
Ex copy: Book-plate: Ex libris Jacobj Manzoni.
Source acquisition
Ex copy: Gift of Junius S. Morgan.
References
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries, 741
  • Renouard. Annali delle edizioni aldine, 1953, p. 46-47.
OCLC
8748049
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