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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 581
Description: ff. 5 ; - Purchased by Sir Thomas Phillipps from Constantine Simonides (Phillipps MSS 13879 and 13880). Gift of H.P. Kraus, 1976.
Notes:-Manuscripts on vellum of Greek poetry. Purported to have been written in 277 B.C. and 33 A.D., but probably written in the 19th century. Miniature scrolls: Anacreon on 4 scrolls, Pythagoras on 1 scroll.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Century: 19th
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Part 1:
Description: - vellum - 175 x 25 mm; 120 x 45 mm.
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Region: GreeceCity:
Assigned Date: [between 1800 and 1900]Searchable Date Range: 1800 - 1900
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
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Script: Written in extremely small letters which can scarcely be read with a magnifying glass.
Notes: Preserved in a small wooden cylinder labelled "Congreve Matches".
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Author: Anacreon.
Title: Carmina, etc.
Subjects: Anacreon.; Pythagoras.; Greek poetry.; Literary forgeries and mystifications.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Greek