Manuscript on paper of Valerius Maximus, Facta et dicta memorabilia, with corrections, interlinear and marginal glosses and variants on ff. 1r-186r. Copied by one hand in Humanistica Cursiva Libraria, marked by a curious form of r resembling c. Watermark: .... Top edges severely trimmed. The top corners of ff. 189-249 repaired. Outer edges of ff. 156-166 damaged by mice (?). Undecorated. The spaces for headings and initials are blank, except in the first quires, where a 16th-century hand has added some rubrics and plain initials; red capitals and a few contemporary red headings are added on ff. 77v-91r. Binding: Early, brown undecorated leather over pasteboard. Spine with four raised bands. Blue sprinkled edges. Valerius Maximus, Facta et Dicta Memorabilia. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Blanks not digitized.
Didactic literature, Latin Manuscripts, Medieval -- Connecticut -- New Haven
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Beinecke MS 666
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
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Complete work digitized.
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