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English: This image shows page 329 of Cicero, Epistulae ad familiares (“Letters to his friends”), from an early edition printed by Hieronymus Scotus (alias Girolamo Scoto) in 1547 at Venice (Venezia, Italy). On this page, book IX (nine) of the Epistulae begins. In the central column we see the book’s headline, a little woodcut showing Cicero writing his letters, and the beginning of the first letter of book IX. In the margins, we see different commentarys explaining Cicero’s text.
Deutsch: Das Bild zeigt Seite 329 von Ciceros Epistulae ad familiares („Briefe an seine Freunde“) in einer frühen, 1545 von Hieronymus Scotus (alias Girolamo Scoto) in Venedig gedruckten Ausgabe. Auf dieser Seite beginnt Buch IX der Epistulae. In der mittleren Spalte sehen wir die Überschrift des Buches, eine Holzschnitt-Vignette, die den schreibenden Cicero darstellt, sowie den Beginn des ersten Briefes in diesem Buch. In den Randspalten kann man verschiedene Kommentare zu Ciceros Text lesen.
Date 1547(1547)
Source The page was scanned by Aristeas (Roman Eisele) from his own copy of the book
Author Book printed by Hieronymus Scotus; woodcut by unknown artist; page scanned by Aristeas (Roman Eisele) from his own copy of the book.
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