P. Terentii Comoediae sex, tum ex Donati co[m]mentariis, tum ex optimorum, praesertim veterum, exe[m]plarium collatione, diligentius quàm vnquam antehac, emendatae : Aelii Donati antiquissimi & celeberrimi grammatici, aliorúmque veterum in easdem, quicunque extant, commentarii, ex veteri codice manu descripto, Graecis etiam repositis, accurate castigati : Calphurnii in tertiam comoediam doctissima interpretatio : indicata sunt diligentius carminu[m] genera, & in his incidentes difficultates, correcta quaedam & consulum nomina, ídque studio & opera Des. Erasmi Roterodami, non sine praesidio veteru[m] exemplariorum : eorum, quae in co[m]mentariis sparsim annotata sunt, index amplissimus.

Standardized Title:
Works. 1536
Other Title:
Comoediae sex
P. Terentii Comoediae sex, tum ex Donati commentariis, tum ex optimorum praesertim veterum exemplarium collatione, diligentius quàm unquam antehac, emendatae
Parisiis : Ex officina Roberti Stephani, MDXXXVI [1536]
[16], 17-378, [18] (last 2 p. blank) p. ; 31 cm (fol.)
Fingerprint: laio c-t. LiNa (7) 1536 (R)
Place of Publication:
France Paris.
Edited by Robert Estienne.
Reprinted from the folio edition of 1529 with the addition of Erasmus's De versuum generibus.
Colophon on leaf B5v reads: Excudebat Robertus Stephanus Parisiis, ann. M. D. XXXVI. nonis Aprilis.
Pages 1-15, containing preliminary matter, are not numbered but are included in the pagination.
Signatures: a-z⁸ A⁸ B⁶ (B6 blank).
Woodcut title vignette (printer's device).
Printed marginalia.
Includes index.
Includes index.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy imperfect: leaves [1]-[3] mutilated at lower right corner and mended with blank paper; leaves v4 & v5 wanting with leaves v3 & v6 supplied instead.
RBC copy imperfect: leaf B6 (blank) wanting.
RBC copy has a few early ms. notes in brown ink in text; ms. inscriptions ("N. 279" and "I.16") in brown ink on verso of front free endpaper.
RBC copy inscribed to Carl Zigrosser by Fritz Kreisler in May 1920 on blank leaf following front free endpaper.
RBC copy has label with ms. inscription ("Iohn de Bolton") on front pastedown.
RBC copy bound in full calf; boards tooled in gold; 6 raised bands on spine; evidence of gold-stamped spine label; marbled endpapers; all edges stippled red; green silk marker.
RBC copy has a few ink blots and smears on leaves; hole in leaf a2; boards detached; spine damaged.
Penn Provenance:
Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975 (donor) (inscription) (RBC copy)
Kreisler, Fritz, 1875-1962 (autograph) (RBC copy)
Bolton, John de (inscription) (RBC copy)
Penn Chronology:
Cited in:
Renouard, A.A. Annales de l'imprimerie des Estienne, p. 43
BM STC French, 1470-1600, p. 416
Adams T326
Donatus, Aelius.
Calfurnio, Giovanni, -1503.
Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536.
Estienne, Robert, 1503?-1559, printer.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Latin Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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