[between 1563 and 1600]
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Script: Copied by one hand in a careful Humanistica Libraria/Formata under Gothic influence.
Original foliation in Roman numerals. Corners and edges defective; the leaves waterstained.
Binding: Contemporary paper cover, which is too small for the manuscript.
Manuscript on paper of Michele Bettini (Sixteenth century), Commedia ovvero storia del Crocefisso. The unrecorded author was warden of the "Company of the Evangelist" in Rome, which used to stage edifying plays. The present play in verse (the Prologue only is in prose) was performed in1541 and in 1563. It deals with charity.
ff. 30 : paper ; 225 x 170 mm.
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