Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Codex 121 De divinatione mortis, et vitae Petosyris ad Necepsum Regem Aegypti Epistola

Title

De divinatione mortis, et vitae Petosyris ad Necepsum Regem Aegypti Epistola

Authors

Call number

Ms. Codex 121
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

Latin

Origin

Written in Italy in the 17th century (Zacour-Hirsch).
Date
16--
Place
Italy

Summary

Work attributed to Bede (f. 3r-6v), preceded by a biographical note about Bede (f. 3r-v). The title page (f. 4r) is drawn to resemble the title page of a printed book and contains a diagram. The text is followed by astronomical or astrological tables (f. 6r-v). Also contains two works of Antonius Posevinus: 1.) Ex apparatu Antonii Posevini, Soc. Jesu, tomo. i. de Beda (f. 7r-8r; extract); and 2.) In verbo Caesar Baronius tom. i. pag. 281 (f. 8r-11v; on numbers). Also contains an extract from a work by Athanasius Kircher, Ex. lib. 2, parte 4, pag. 386: De magnete (f. 13r).

Notes

Extent

13 leaves : 227 x 160 (162 x 110) mm

Collation

Paper, 13; [i], 1² 2⁸ 3²( -1, +1); 109-120; contemporary foliation, upper right recto (effaced), indicating that this was originally part of a larger codex. Catchwords in lower right corner.

Support

Paper

Decoration

Fold-out diagram (f. 12).

Script

  • Written in a cursive script by a single hand.
  • Provenance

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