Manuscript on paper (thick) of Giordano Ruffo, Marescalcia equorum, translated into Italian. Text defective: missing leaves between ff. 8-9 (end of ch. 5 and beginning of ch. 6), ff. 50-51 (chs. 104-110), ff. 52-53 (chs. 132-40), ff. 74-75 (chs. 250-60); upper portion of f. 55 (chs. 146, 149) cut out; ff. 63v-64r (chs. 189-95) crossed out. Some staining and wear affecting text. Written in fere-humanistic script. Watermarks: unidentified basilisk in gutter. Crudely executed border design, in red, on f. 1r. Plain initials, 3- to 2-line, in red; some embellished with simple foliate ornamentation or with human and animal grotesques (e.g., ff. 24v, 44v). Headings in red. Nineteenth- to twentieth-century binding: Tan, pasta espanola paper case. Cataloged from microfilm by Albert Derolez. Cite as: Giordano Ruffo, Marescalcia Equorum. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Wanting ff. 54.
Manuscript on paper (thick) of Giordano Ruffo, Marescalcia equorum, translated into Italian.
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Beinecke MS 459
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 459. Giordano Ruffo, Marescalcia Equorum. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 166
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