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De legendis gentilium libris

From: De legendis gentilium libris

De legendis gentilium libris

From: De legendis gentilium libris

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Creator: Basil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329-379
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Date: 13th-16th centuries
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Some sections rubricated; astronomical and astrological tables at end.
Binding: Brown morocco over wooden boards; clasps missing. The printed text, which is not foliated, is bound between ff. 454 and 455. It is missing the final page of the first quire (Cf. Gfp 83. n518).
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Manuscript on vellum and paper of Saint Basil of Caesarea, De Legendis Gentilium Libris. Bound with various treatises on grammar and rhetoric, including works of Constantinus Lascaris, Georgios Choeroboskos, Manuel the Rhetorician, Theodorus Prodromus, Maximus Planudes, Corinthus, Phrynichus, and Tryphon, and several literary texts, including the Aurea carmina of Pythagoras, Hymni Orphici, Epistolae of Michael Apostolios and Synesius Cyrenaeus, and the Dialogus of Theophylactus Simocatta, and a printed text: Porphyrius, Liber Homericarum quaestionum, Rome, 1518.
Bound with various treatises on grammar and rhetoric, including works of Constantinus Lascaris, Georgios Choeroboskos, Manuel the Rhetorician, Theodorus Prodromus, Maximus Planudes, Corinthus, Phrynichus, and Tryphon, and several literary texts, including the Aurea carmina of Pythagoras, Hymni Orphici, Epistolae of Michael Apostolios and Synesius Cyrenaeus, and the Dialogus of Theophylactus Simocatta, and a printed text: Porphyrius, Liber Homericarum quaestionum, edited by C. Lascaris, Rome, 1518.
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ff. 664 : vellum and paper ; 206 x 148 mm.
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