Libro delle pistole, 1393 May 20.
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- Libro delle pistole, 1393 May 20.
- Alternative Title
- Heroides. Italian.
- Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
- Published / Created
- 1393 May 20
Manuscript on parchment in a semi-gothic cursive bookhand of an Italian translation of the Heroides.
Binding: Middle Hill paper boards, grey.
Large historiated initial "A" depicting Ovid writing at his desk, set within illuminated border on f. 1.
List of contents in a contemporary hand on verso of front flyleaf.
Partially effaced ownership inscription on rear flyleaf: "1487....[Nicholas de Bernardo?]"
Phillipps MS 11865. (Number and ownership stamp on rear flyleaf.)
Purchased from Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Fund, 1993.
Scribal annotation on rear flyleaf: "Questo libro ascripto belloncio gherardi finito ogi questo di xx di maggio a ore xxi 1/2. 1393."
With catchwords and contemporary foliation. Some catchwords embellished with line drawings in ink.
- 1 vol. (62 l. + 2 l.) ; 29 cm. x. 21 cm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
- Call Number
- Osborn fa33
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
Ovid,--43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D.--Translations
- Subject (Topic)
- Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
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- Ovid, Libro Delle Pistole. James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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