Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 264 Fondatione della città di Lucca et altre memorie sino al anno 1370
TitleFondatione della città di Lucca et altre memorie sino al anno 1370
Call numberMs. Codex 264
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 1580878
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Written in Lucca[?] in the 17th century (Zacour-Hirsch), with a few 18th century additions.
Chronicle of the history of Lucca, in Italy. Part II, from p. 242, continues the chronicle from 1370 to 1609. The last page contains a few notes from the 18th century.
- Ms. codex.
- Title from caption title (p. 1); title written on lower part of spine: Croniche lucchesi (badly worn, hard to read).
- There is one leaf laid in between p. 77-78.
- Leather of cover crumbling in places. Back spine splitting. Many stains and smudges. Some leaves splitting and fraying at the edges. Some leaves have lost small amounts of text due to trimming.
- Typed transcription of first eight pages on file in the Library.
Extent202 leaves : 210 x 147 (183 x 120) mm. bound to 225 x 160 mm
FoliationPaper, i + 202 + ii; 1, [i], 2-368, [ii], 369-399, [ii]; contemporary or slightly later pagination in ink, upper outer corner.
BindingBlind-stamped leather, possibly 18th century. The leaves are of several sizes, suggesting that the volume was written in segments and then gathered and bound.
- Sold by La Medicea (Florence), 1956.
- Manuscripts, Italian--17th century
- Manuscripts, European
Inside front cover
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Loose note 1, Side 1
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Loose note 1, Side 2
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