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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 005
Description: ff. 259 - In contemporary (?) red morocco, gold stamped and tooled, with metal fore edge clasps. - 2 book plates of George Eliot Leighton (1835-1901) of St. Louis and Monadnock Farms. - De Ricci, p. 1755.
Acknowledgments: - Dr. Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann kindly supplied the information for this description.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 5
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PlimptonMS005_20
Language: Greek Country: Greece? Century: 18th

Part 1: ff. 1-259v
Description: - Paper - 155 x 110 mm - 11-12 lines of text; 10-11 lines each of music alternating with text. Ruling pattern D 23D1dm.
Country: Greece?Cardinal point:
Region: Epirus?City:
Assigned Date: s. XVIII2Searchable Date Range: 1750 - 1799
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Small round script of the time.
Music: Cucuzelian variety of the ordinary round Byzantine neume.
Other Decoration: Numerous 10-line flourished Byzantine initials in red, occasionally infilled in yellow and/or green; several penwork headpieces with infilling in painted red, yellow and green.
Notes: Greek
Number of Texts: 3

Text 1: ff. 1r-6v
Title: Papadike
Language(s): Greek
Notes: Singer's manual for the Byzantine church. 

Text 2: ff. 7-92v
Title: Anastasimatarion
Title: Hymnary
Language(s): Greek
Notes: On f. 7, the index for the Anastasimatarion; on ff. 7-92v, the Anastasimatarion, in eight modes. 
Status of text: Beginning defectively.
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ff. 22v-23   Decorated initials.

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ff. 36v-37   Headpiece; decorated initials.

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f. 73   Headpiece; decorated initials.

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Text 3: ff. 93r-259v
Title: Anthology
Language(s): Greek
Notes: On f. 93, the index for The Anthology; on ff. 93-259v, The Anthology. 
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f. 230v   Headpiece; rubric.

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Binding   Back cover and clasps.

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