Manuscript on paper of Iacobus Zeno (d. 1481), De vita et moribus Nicolai Albergati. Several margins and folds strengthened by means of strips of paper pasted on them. Copied by one hand in late Humanistica Cursiva Libraria. Undecorated. Binding: Half blue marbled paper, the covers of white cardboard. On the front cover a large paper label with engraved flowery cartouche and 18th-century handwritten title: Vita B. Nicolai Albergati a Iacobo Zeno descripta. Ms.. At the top an oval label with the number 33 (19th century). Cite as: Vita Nicolai Albergati. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Niccolo Albergati (1375-1443) became 1417 bishop of Bologna and 1426 cardinal. See about him Dizionario biografico degli Italiani, v. 1 (Rome, 1960), pp. 619-621.
Manuscript on paper of Iacobus Zeno (d. 1481), De vita et moribus Nicolai Albergati.
Biography -- 15th century Latin literature, Medieval and modern Manuscripts, Medieval -- Connecticut -- New Haven
Zeno, Jacopo, 1417-1481
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Vita Nicolai Albergati. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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