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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 858
Description: ff. 178 - original limp parchment binding with flap and engraved brass clasp; sewn on three split leather thongs. Red leather tabs. - On the inside of the front cover a few verses from classical authors in s. XVI handwriting (Iuvenalis, Sat. VI.46 inter alia). On the inside of the rear cover more Latin notes s. XVI. On f. 1v the letters "LL" (a pressmark?) and the name of a s. XVI owner: "Hermannus Udingius" (Herman Uding). In s. XVIII/XIX owned by a man called de Tenspolde, who donated the manuscript in 1814 to a J. Niefert in Pelen (?) (Latin inscriptions on f. 1r: "Bibl. J. Niefert past. (?) in Pelen (?) 1814"; in other hand: "Donum D. de Tenspolde"). MS 197 in the collection of Bernard M. Rosenthal, Berkeley, CA. Purchased from him.
Notes:-Manuscript on parchment and paper of Adriano Castellesi, Sermone Latino et Modis Latine Loquendi, a Latin grammar, with other texts.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BeineckeMS858_47
Language: Latin; Hebrew; Greek Country: Austria; Germany Century: 16th
View a detailed description: http://brbl-net.library.yale.edu/pre1600ms/docs/pre1600.ms858.htm

Part 1:
Description: - parchment and paper - 100 x 70 mm.
Country: Austria; GermanyCardinal point:
Region: Flanders or HollandCity:
Assigned Date: [between 1500 and 1525]Searchable Date Range: 1500 - 1525
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: copied by one hand in two sizes, using for both Gothico-Humanistica Cursiva. Greek handwriting occurs here and there; Hebrew in Hrabanus Maurus, In Hieremiae Lamentationes and for the Hebrew alphabet; the Hebrew samples on ff. 113v-114r are in large angular calligraphic script.
Notes: Black plain initials, 2-3 lines. Written in campo aperto in one or two columns. Binding: original limp parchment binding with flap and engraved brass clasp; sewn on three split leather thongs. Red leather tabs.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Author: Castellesi, Adriano b. ca. 1461.
Title: Sermone latino et modis latine loquendi.
Subjects: Castellesi, Adriano, b. ca. 1461.; Latin language--Grammar.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Latin; Hebrew; Greek