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Epistolae ad familiares

Epistolae ad familiares

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Creator: Cicero, Marcus Tullius
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Date: [between 1450 and 1500]
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Description:
Watermarks: unidentified letter P in gutter.
Script: Written by a single scribe in gothic cursive, with a smaller script for glosses.
Simple initials in red at the beginning of each letter; titles preceded by paragraph marks, and underlined, in red.
Binding: 19th-20th centuries. Vellum case; spine fragile and splitting.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper (sturdy) of Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares. Marginal and interlinear notes accompany the text of each letter (except for that to P. Vatinius appearing on ff. 26v-27v which was copied twice, apparently in error). Written probably for use as a school text (vocabulary lists on ff. 4 and 9).
Physical Description:
ff. i + 32 + i : paper ; 214 x 149 (162 x 95) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Teaching resource: Barbara A. Shailor, Medieval Studies
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10269844
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