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Frontinus, Sextus Julius, Sexti Iulii Frontini uiri consularis De aquis que in urbem influunt : libellus mirabilis, 1486 or 7?]
Sexti Iulii Frontini uiri consularis De aquis que in urbem influunt : libellus mirabilis.
- Additional Title(s):
Sexti Iulii Frontini viri consvlaris De aqvis qve in vrbem inflvvnt
Sexti Julii Frontini viri consularis De aquis que in urbem influunt
De aquis que in urbem influunt
De aquis urbis Romae
- [Rome : Eucharius Silber, 1486 or 7?]
- Physical Description:
-  p. ; 29 cm. (fol.)
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNA2515 .V587 1486+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- Editio princeps.
Edited by Giovanni Antonio Sulpicio of Veroli (Joannes Sulpicius Verulanus) and Giulio Pomponio Leto.
Undated. Nearly always found bound after Sulpicio's ed. of Vitruvius, which has the same typeface. The two works were printed by the same unknown press, and on sale together by Aug. 16, 1487, when John Shirwood, Archdeacon of Richmond, bought copies during his visit to Rome.
Signatures: [1-2⁸]; unsigned.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind-stamped and gilt-stamped calf, with gilt edges; blue silk endpapers. Binder's ticket: Simier, Relieur du Roi, rue St. Honoré, no. 152, à Paris. Armorial bookplate of Richard Blackett Beaumont. Bound with: Vitruvius Pollio. L. Victruuii Pollionis ad Cesarem Augustum De architectura liber primus. [Rome: Eucharius Silber, 1486 or 7].
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, 10408
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, v. IV, page 123; v. VII, page 1132
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, F-324
Incunabula short title catalogue, if00324000
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 1142
Bibliothecae Apostolicae Vaticanae incunabula, F-123
Stillwell, M.B. Awakening interest in science during the first century of printing, 1450-1550, F290
Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum, 7389
- Subject Terms:
- Aqueducts -- Italy -- Rome -- Early works to 1800.Beaumont, Richard Blackett -- Bookplate.Incunabula in Yale Library.Simier -- Bookbinder.Water-supply -- Italy -- Rome -- Early works to 1800.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
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