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Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library,  MS Typ 0018
Description: ff. 146 - Late 19th-century brown morocco, gilt, by C. Lewis - Rev. Theodore Williams (his sale, London, Stewart, Wheatley & Adlard, 5 April 1827, lot 1276); Sir Thomas Phillipps (MS 3503); William H. Robinson; Philip Hofer (1947) - Bond and Faye, 252-3; Walters Art Gallery, Illuminated Books, 72, no. 197; Harvard College Library, Illuminated & Calligraphic Manuscripts, 29, no. 98, pl. 39; Wieck, Late Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts, p. 119
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Language: Greek Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-146v
Description: - Parchment - 216 x 135 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: Tuscany?City: Florence?
Assigned Date: s. XV2Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Scribe(s): Johannes Rhosos
Artist(s): Benedetto di Silvestro
Figurative Decoration: 1 small miniature, 1 historiated initial
Other Decoration: 1 foliate border
Notes: Greek
Number of Texts: 8

Text 1: ff. 1-28v
Author: Pseudo Orpheus
Title: Argonautica
Language(s): Greek
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f. 1   Historiated initial showing Orpheus playing viol to animals

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Text 2: ff. 29-56v
Author: Pseudo Orpheus
Title: Hymni
Language(s): Greek

Text 3: ff. 57-59v
Author: Proclus
Title: Hymni
Language(s): Greek

Text 4: ff. 60-98
Author: Homer
Title: Hymni
Language(s): Greek

Text 5: f. 99r-v
Author: Moschus
Title: Eros drapetes
Language(s): Greek

Text 6: ff. 100-105
Author: Musaeus
Title: Hero and Leander
Language(s): Greek

Text 7: ff. 106-130v
Author: Aratus
Title: Phaenomena
Language(s): Greek

Text 8: ff. 131-146v
Title: Vita, Scholia on Aratus
Language(s): Greek