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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 253
Description: ff. i + i + 200 + i - 18th-19th centuries. Rigid vellum case. - Belonged to Frederick North, 5th Earl of Guilford (1766-1827) and to Sir Thomas Phillipps (no. 7751). 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 253.
Notes:-Manuscript on paper (thick; rough finish; no watermarks) of 1) Alcinous, Didaskalikos. 2) Xenophon, Memorabilia. 3) Diogenes, Life of Xenophon. 4) Diogenes, Life of Socrates. 5) Prologue to Diogenes, Lives of the Philosophers. 6) Gregory Nazianzen, On Virtue.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Country: Italy Century: 15th
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Description: - paper - 172 x 116 (122 x 80) mm.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: ItalyCity:
Assigned Date: [ca. 1450]Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1450
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Script: Written by a single scribe in a tidy minuscule script.
Notes: Simple headpieces, headings, and initials, 4- to 2-line, in red. Stains with loss of text on ff. 34v-35r, 36v-37r, 168v-169r, 174v-175r, etc. Binding: 18th-19th centuries. Rigid vellum case.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Other Associate: Xenophon.
Author: Alcinous fl. 2nd cent.
Other Associate: Diogenes.
Other Associate: Gregory of Nazianzus, Saint.
Title: Didaskalikos, etc.
Subjects: Alcinous, fl. 2nd cent.; Socrates.; Christian ethics--Early works to 1800.; Greek literature.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Greek