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Oratio iuvenis licentiam sui necandi a iudicibus petentis. Bound with other Latin pieces by him and other Italian humanists

Oratio iuvenis licentiam sui necandi a iudicibus petentis. Bound with other Latin pieces by him and other Italian humanists

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Oratio iuvenis licentiam sui necandi a iudicibus petentis, [circa 1500].
Creator: Bruni, Leonardo, 1369-1444
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Date: ca. 1500
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Description:
Titles and marginalia (which note quotations from classical authors) are rubricated.
Inscription on f. 3r: "Dultii Caesaris Patauini, Ordinis Minorum Conuentualium, No 486." The name Cesare Dultone also appears on f. 134v.
Arms on f. 4r with initials NI. HO.
Watermark: tête de boeuf, similar to Briquet 14851.
Binding: nineteenth-century brown calf.
In Latin and Italian.
Ex libris Sir Thomas Phillipps (MS 9627). Bequest of James M. Osborn, 1976.
Abstract:
In addition to the Oratio, the manuscript contains: quotations from Plato, Plutarch, Pliny, St. Jerome, Aristotle; notes in Italian on painters in Padua (beginning with Giotto); a speech in Italian, dated Padua, January, 1556; Francesco Contarini, Dialogus; Lombardo della Seta, Epistula de dispositione sue vite ad celeberrimum vatem F. Petrarcham; a note on the office of the cardinal; Leonardo Bruni, Oratio funebris pro Nanni Strozza (Giovanni Strozzi), milite florentino; Poggio Bracciolini, Oratio in funere Francisci Zabarelle (Francesco Zabarella), cardinalis, florentini; Girolamo Maggi, Oratio pro D. Thadeo Quirino; Philippus [Arimineus], Symphosion de paupertate; Giovanni Boccaccio, Decameron IV.1, translated into Latin by Leonardo Bruni, with dedication letter to Bindaccio Ricasoli; Giovanni Boccaccio, Novella di Griselda, translated into Latin by Petrarch; Francisco Petrarca, Note on Laura; Pietro Paolo Vergerio, Funeral orations for Francisco (Sr.) da Carrara; Pietro Paolo Vergerio, Vita Francisci Petrarcae; Leonardo Bruni, Dialogi ad Petrum Histrum. Manuscript, on paper, in humanist script, produced in Italy around 1500.
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1 v. (134 ff.) ; 21 cm. x 15 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: The Osborn Collection
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Object ID: 2004281
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