Script: Copied by one hand writing Italian Gothica Hybrida Libraria, with a preference for round r and d with relatively short shaft. Paragraph marks in red. All the majuscules, those at the opening of the verses and the others, are heightened with dark yellow. The Satires open with a 2-line flourished initial (a 3-line flourished initial for Satire 6) with marginal extensions, alternately in red with purple penwork and blue with red penwork. Binding: 20th-21st centuries, not digitized. Plain brown leather over cardboard. Yellowish paper endleaves.
Manuscript on parchment of Persius, Satirae 1.22-6. With argumenta added in the 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library Scholia Verse satire, Latin
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Beinecke MS 800
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Persius, Satirae. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 38
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