Plutarch and Xenophon.
- Plutarch and Xenophon.
- Bruni, Leonardo, 1369-1444, Cicero, Marcus Tullius, Plutarch, and Xenophon
- Published / Created
- [between 1400 and 1500]
- Publication Place
- Italy (?),
- Manuscript on parchment of 1) Dedicatory epistle of Leonardo Bruni to Niccolo Niccoli. 2) Plutarch, Vita Ciceronis. 3) Plutarch, Vita Demosthenis. 4) Dedicatory epistle to Niccolo Niccoli. 5) Xenophon, Hiero. All translated into Latin by Leonardo Bruni. In this manuscript the treatises are not identified, nor is the translator, but the dedicatory epistles to Niccolo Niccoli serve to indicate both author and translator.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Straight-grained black goatskin, gold-tooled.
No headings or ornamentation; the manuscript was apparently never finished.
Written in humanistic script by a single scribe.
- ff. ii + 90 + ii : parchment ; 202 x 128 (127 x 79) mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Beinecke MS 14
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- mixed material
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
Niccoli, Niccolò,--ca. 1364-1437
- Subject (Topic)
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Translations from Greek and Roman authors
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- Plutarch and Xenophon. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. and Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 14.
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