Script: Written in humanistic bookhand, below top line; marginal annotations in humanistic cursive. One illuminated initial of poor quality, f. 1r, 11-line, purple with white filigree on gold and blue ground; filled with a stylized flower red and green with white filigree, upper terminal extending into pen-and-ink inkspray with gold balls and a mauve flower in upper border; pen-and-ink flourish with gold balls, ending in a bird's head, mauve, green and blue. Plain initials and paragraph marks alternate in blue and red; headings in red. Arms of the Valaresso family of Venice in lower border (azure, 3 bars gemelles or); partially effaced arms of Cardinal Bessarion in outer margin (azure, a cross botonny gules, a chief or; crest, cardinal's hat and crozier). Binding: Nineteenth century (?). Rigid vellum case. Remains of a brick red label. Bookplate of Thomas E. Marston; the date and source of acquisition unknown.
Manuscript on parchment of Guarino of Verona, 1) Regulae grammaticales. 2) De orthographia. 3) Carmina differentialia.
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Marston MS 286
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Marston MS 286. Guarino da Verona, Regulae Grammaticales, etc. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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