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Works and Days. [f. 20v.]

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Works and Days. [f. 20v.]
Hesiod (Author)

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Works and Days.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place: Northern Italy?
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 99
Citation/reference: Script: Angular humanistic cursive.
Content: One col.; 23 lines on unnumbered folio, 24-26 lines afterward (12-13 lines of Hesiod's text with 12-13 lines of interlinear glosses); ruled with thin dry point on each verso.
Ownership: Bought by J.J. Astor III from Roman bookseller Bocca. Given by Astor to the Astor Library of New York in 1885 and became part of NYPL in 1895.
Citation/reference: Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann, Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part II: The New York Public Library, Manuscripta 50.1 (2006) 21-76, here 30-32.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12d54790-c5cc-012f-733d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Works and Days. [f. 20v.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/62aa4fef-d16f-4817-e040-e00a1806489f

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Works and Days. [f. 20v.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/62aa4fef-d16f-4817-e040-e00a1806489f

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Works and Days. [f. 20v.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/62aa4fef-d16f-4817-e040-e00a1806489f

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Works and Days. [f. 20v.]