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Excerpts from Greek & Latin authors.

Excerpts from Greek & Latin authors.

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Creator: Filelfo, Francesco, 1398-1481 Plautus, Titus Maccius Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, ca. 4 B.C.-65 A.D Terence Valerius Maximus Xenophon
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Date: [between 1450 and 1500]
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Description:
Unidentified watermarks buried in gutter include hat, ladder, crossed arrows, cross bow.
Script: Written by two scribes: Scribe 1 (ff. 1r-152v) wrote in a careful humanistic script for text and modified capitals for headings; Scribe 2 (ff. 153r-167v) retained the overall format but used a less elegant style of writing.
Binding: Eighteenth century. Plain sheepskin case.
Presented to Yale in 1931 by Thomas E. Marston.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper (sturdy) of classical Orations, Lives, and Exempla, followed by Excerpts from Valerius Maximus, Excerpts from Xenophon (translated into Latin by Francesco Filelfo), Seneca's Tragedies, Comedies by Terence and Plautus, and other miscellaneous works.
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ff. i + 171 + i : paper ; 255 x 183 (158 x 112) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 11684596
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