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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 264
Description: ff. iii + 134 + i + 134 + iii: - Eighteenth century. Edges spattered red and blue/green. Rigid vellum case with "CAESARII QUAESTIONES et THEODORETI VITAE ASCETARUM GRAECE. Manuscript." on spine, handwritten in black ink. According to J. L. Sharpe this manuscript was bound at the Jesuit College of Clermont, Paris. - Belonged to Sir Thomas Phillipps (no. 3082). Purchased from L. C. Witten with funds from the Jacob Ziskind Charitable Trust in 1957. - Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 264.
Notes:-Manuscript on paper (polished), composed of two distinct manuscripts. Part I: Pseudo-Caesarius of Nazianzen, Dialogues. Part II: Theodoretus, Lives of the Hermits; On Divine and Holy Love.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BeineckeMS264_47
Language: Greek Country: Italy Century: 16th
View a detailed description: http://brbl-net.library.yale.edu/pre1600ms/docs/pre1600.ms264.htm

Part 1:
Description: - paper - Part I: similar to Briquet Ancre 521, 522 and Harlfinger Ancre 57. Part II: similar to Briquet Chapeau 3487, 3494, 350l and Harlfinger Chapeau 786b. - 300 x 208 (ca. 215 x 115) mm.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: Italy (?)City:
Assigned Date: [ca. 1550]Searchable Date Range: 1550 - 1550
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Part I (ff. iv, 1-130c): Written by a single scribe in well formed minuscule that inclines somewhat toward the left. Part II (ff. 130d-264): Written by a single scribe in a bold script in dark ink.
Notes: Part I: Elaborate headpiece in red and dark yellow with interlace design left uncolored (f. 1r). Many initials with decorative appendages, in red, throughout; rubricated copiously. Part II: Modest headpiece, in red and black, surrounds title (red majuscules) on f. 131r; simple headings and initials in red. Binding: Eighteenth century. Edges spattered red and blue/green. Rigid vellum case with "CAESARII QUAESTIONES et THEODORETI VITAE ASCETARUM GRAECE. Manuscript." on spine, handwritten in black ink. According to J. L. Sharpe this manuscript was bound at the Jesuit College of Clermont, Paris.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Other Associate: Theodoret Bishop of Cyrrhus.
Author: Pseudo-Caesarius.
Title: Dialogues, etc.
Subjects: Pseudo-Caesarius.; Christian hagiography.; Desert Fathers.; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.; Theology--Early works to 1800.;
Language(s): Greek