Category - Manuscripts: School Books

Manuscripts: School Books

Miscellaneous Humanistic Texts

S. XV2; parchment; mm 158 × 99; ff. II, 74, II’. Udine, ‘Biblioteca Arcivescovile’, ms. 11 The codex, manufactured under the family Porcia’s patronage, includes only texts legitimating those humanistic culture and...

Manuscripts: School Books

Statius, Thebais

1402; parchment; mm 352 × 234; ff. I, 168, II’. Vatican City, ‘Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana’, Arch. Cap. S. Pietro H. 15 Not only a study text, but also, and above all, a pomp display is to be considered this...

Manuscripts: School Books

Seneca, Tragoediae

1399, [Cividale]; parchment; 290 × 215; ff. 228. Oxford, Bodleian Library, Canon. Class. lat. 88 This codex, written in the schools of Cividale towards the end of the end of the fourteenth century, is a significant witness...