Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 237 (U.3.10)
Date of Creation: Between 1399 and 1499
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Matthaei Palmerii, De Temporibus.
Incerti Avctoris, Ordo Annorvm.
On iii, 1 recto: No. XVII.
On iii, 1 verso in a XVI. Cent. hand: Ex Tempore Jacobi Burgensis Carmen. | Hystorias quisquis ueteres mundique ruinas | Nosse cupis, clarum Currito lector opus. | Hic licet externas gentes cognoscere: bella | Horrida quo fuerint Tempore gesta licet. | Quicquid in orbe fuit parum magnumqu diserto | Palmerius paruo Colligit ipse libro; | Ad Librum [Here follow two elegiac epigrams of 10 and 4 lines respectively in the same hand].
[Formerly S.4.8; S.4.51]
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 11 3/8 x 8, ff. 69, originally ff. 70, written in one Italian hand, in single cols. of 35 lines, each 7 x 6, margined with bodkin, not ruled, no signatures or foliation, catchwords, rubrics, rubricated initials and paragraph marks, running titles, few marginalia, well preserved, fol. sec. demonstrabo. Late Cent. XV.
Binding: Millboards, covered grained crimson (faded to brown) Russia, gilt-tooled sides and edges, saffron edges, title (gilt) on black and green morocco shields: PALMEX | DE | TEMOR | M.S. Late Cent. XVIII.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 189.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 189-190.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Matteo Palmieri 1405-1475
Historian.
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