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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton Add. MS 06
Description: ff. 60 - Bound, s. XVI (?), in orange limp vellum. - Probably produced in the monastery of S. Antonio, in the circle of Valeriano Albini, possibly for Guillaume Pellicier. George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - Bond and Faye, p. 325.
Acknowledgments: - Dr. Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann kindly supplied the information for this description.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 3
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PlimptonAdd.MS06_20
Language: Greek Country: Italy? Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1-60
Description: - Paper - 208 x 155 mm - 20 lines. Ruling pattern D 24D1.
Country: Italy?Cardinal point:
Region: Veneto?City: Venice?
Assigned Date: s. XVI2/4Searchable Date Range: 1525 - 1550
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Scholarly cursive.
Other Decoration: Geometrical designs in the margins.
Notes: Greek
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: ff.1r-2r
Author: Euclid
Title: Elements
Language(s): Greek
Incipit: Σημεῖόν ἐστιν, οὗ μέρος οὐδέν. Γραμμὴ δὲ μῆκος ἀπλατές
Explicit: εἰς ἄπειρον ἐφ' ἑκάτερα τὰ μέρη ἐπὶ μηδέτερα συμπίπτουσιν ἀλλήλαις.
Notes: Contains Book 1HOR, 1-23 (ascribed to Hero of Alexandria) (Ἡρῶνος περὶ γεωμετρουμένων ὅροι…); explicit cited here is on f. 1v. 

Text 2: ff. 1-60
Author: Hero of Alexandria
Title: Geometrica(Ἥρῶνος ἀρχὴ τῶν γεωμετρουμένων)
Language(s): Greek
Incipit: Καθὼς ἡμᾶς ὁ παλαιὸς διδάσκει λόγος
Explicit: τοσούτων ἔσται σχοινίων τὸ ἐμβαδὸν τοῦ τμήματος//
Notes: Defective at the end from 19:2 to 24:51; incipit as cited here is on f. 2; explicit as cited is on f. 52. 
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ff. 28v-29  

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