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Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library,  MS Lat 178
Description: ff. 49 - 18th-century French or Dutch mottled brown calf binding - Bohn, Henry George, 1796-1884; Drury, Henry, 1778-1841; Medlicott, William Gibbons, 1816-1883; Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 - Laura Light, Catalogue of medieval and renaissance manuscripts in the Houghton Library, Harvard University, I, 284-286; De Ricci, 997 (MS Norton 1000).
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Part 1: ff. 1-49v
Description: - Parchment - 260 x ? mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: Emilia Romagna?City: Bologna?
Assigned Date: s. XV1Searchable Date Range: 1400 - 1450
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 2
Script: Gothic
Figurative Decoration: One historiated initial and an acanthus border
Other Decoration:
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-49v
Author: Boethius
Title: De consolatione philosophiae
Language(s): Latin
Not Availablef. 1   Initial "O" with Boethius visited by Philosophy in prison

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