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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 157
Description: ff. ii + 24 - Not bound. - Apparently obtained from Rosenthal; George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, p. 1781.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 6
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PlimptonMS157_20
Language: Latin Country: Germany Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-24v
Description: - Paper - Piccard, Buchstabe PX:464; unidentified smaller "P"; unidentified mountains. - 210 x 148 mm - Vertical bounding lines in lead, with text lines varying, ca. 27-40.
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV2Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1499
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1460
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Several cursive noting hands.
Other Decoration: 3- and 2-line red initials; 1-line initials within the text slashed in red; some red underlining.
Notes: On f. 15v, internal to the computus text, a reference to "presenti anno 1460" may constitute a date for the copying (or the composition?) of this text.
Number of Texts: 3

Text 1: ff. 1-14v
Other Associate: Campanus of Novara
Author: Euclid
Title: Elementa
Language(s): Latin
Notes: With commentary. Propositions 12 and 13 reversed; last proposition lacking. 
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f. 1   Geometrical designs in the margins.

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f. 7   Two script sizes.

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Text 2: ff. 15-17v
Title: Computus; Cisioianus
Language(s): Latin
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f. 15v   Date presenti anno1460 4 lines from bottom.

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f. 17   Cisioianus verses.

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f. 17v   Cisioianus verses.

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Text 3: ff. 18-22v; ff. 23-24v blank
Title: Treatise on music
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Quadruvii [sic nomen ostendit quod hoc ipsum in quatuor facultates superiores ruit . . .
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f. 22v   Multisided "stars" in text to illustrate polygons.

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