Similar to Briquet Coronne 4862 (Rome, Udine, Fabriano, Venice, 1483-1498)102 leaves : 216-218 x 140 (162-168 x 105) mm. bound to 218 x 150 mmWritten in 19-23 long lines; on some leaves, prickings or rulings in lead are visible.Written in various humanistic hands.1- to 3-line initials in red and text initials touched with red at the beginning of the manuscript (f. 1r-16r), in the Andria (f. 49r-73r), and in the beginning of the Eunuchus (f. 73r-88r); additional rubrication in red in the Andria and beginning of the Eunuchus, particularly for indications of parts; a few text initials touched with green (f. 60v-61r); many initials with faces or other doodling penwork added; some manicules (for example, f. 8r, 63r, 70v); doodles and ink sketches inside covers.Drawings, Inside front coverStamp, Inside front coverBookplate, f. i rectoDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 2vDecorated initial, Initial Q, f. 4rManicule, f. 4vDecorated initial, Initial O, Face, f. 5vManicule, f. 7vDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 8rManicule, f. 8rDecorated initial, Initial S, f. 10rDecorated initial, Initial P, f. 10rManicule, f. 11vDecorated initial, Initial E, f. 12rManicule, f. 12rManicule, f. 12vDecorated initial, Initial D, Face, f. 14rManicule, f. 14rManicule, f. 14vDecorated initial, Initial N, f. 15vManicule, f. 15vDecorated initial, Initial S, f. 49rDecorated initial, Initial P, f. 49rDecorated initial, Initial U, f. 49vManicule, f. 50rDecorated initial, Initial N, f. 52rDecorated initial, Initial E, f. 53rDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 53vDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 54rManicule, f. 54vDecorated initial, Initial Q, Face, f. 55vDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 56vDecorated initial, Initial R, f. 58vDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 58vDecorated initial, Initial H, Face, f. 59rDecorated initial, Initial I, f. 59vDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 60rDecorated initial, Initial I, f. 61vManicule, f. 61vDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 62vManicule, f. 63rDecorated initial, Initial U, f. 63rDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 63vDecorated initial, Initial I, f. 67vDecorated initial, Initial S, f. 68rDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 69rDecorated initial, Initial Q, Face, f. 70rManicule, f. 70vDecorated initial, Initial P, Face, f. 72rDecorated initial, Initial Q, Face, f. 74rDecorated initial, Initial F, f. 78rDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 78vManicule, f. 78vManicule, f. 79rDecorated initial, Initial O, Face, f. 80rDecorated initial, Initial M, f. 82rManicule, f. 82rDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 83vDecorated initial, Initial P, f. 84vDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 85rDecorated initial, Initial N, f. 85vManicule, f. 86vDecorated initial, Initial I, Man, f. 87rDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 87vDecorated initial, Initial U, f. 88rDecorated initial, Initial E, f. 88vDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 90rManicule, f. 90vDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 91rManicule, f. 92rDrawing, f. 92vDrawing, f. 93rDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 93vDecorated initial, Initial P, f. 95vDecorated initial, Initial N, f. 97rDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 98vDrawing, Column, f. 99vDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 101rDrawings, Inside back cover

Original wooden boards with leather spine, later (ca. 1600) gilt stamped for Giovanni Angelo Altemps; compass trials and geometric and doodled gouging on boards.

Written in Italy, ca. 1500.

ca. 1500ItalyList of names, possibly of former student owners or readers, in a 16th-century hand (inside upper cover).Formerly owned by Giovanni Angelo Altemps, duca di Gallese (inscription, f. 3v; gilt spine); Henry Allan (bookplate, Henrici Alani, laid inside upper cover); and Samuel Allan of Liscunnan, Derrock, County Antrim (pencil inscription on Henry Allan bookplate).Formerly owned by William A. Foyle, Beeleigh Abbey (leather bookplate, first flyleaf); sold as part of his collection at Christie's, 11 July 2000, lot 83, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.Latin literature--Study and teaching--Early works to 1800Traditional medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--Early works to 1800CodicesAnnotationsAnthologiesPlays (document genre)PoemsManuscripts, Latin--15th centuryManuscripts, Latin--16th centuryManuscripts, Renaissance