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Heraklion, Vikelaia Library (GR): 0331.1F

ISTC No.ia00958000
AuthorAristophanes
TitleComoediae novem [Greek]. Ed: Marcus Musurus, in part. With the Scholia
ImprintVenice : Aldus Manutius, Romanus, 15 July 1498
Format
Languagegrc
SubjectLiterature
Keywordstheatre; commentary
Periodclassical

Description of Copy

Copy Id02133025
Holding InstitutionHeraklion, Vikelaia Library (GR)
CollectionVikelas Collection
Shelfmark0331.1F
NoteCreated by Vera Andriopoulou, Kleopatra Kyrtata, Angeliki Papadopoulou, with the collaboration and assistance of Kostas Papadakis (University of Crete Library)
Size of leaves305 × 205 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1601 - 1700

Time period1601 - 1700
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Manuscript notesManuscript notes in Greek on the margins (some parts cut off during binding) in light brown ink in the first two comedies (Plutus, Nubes) up to leaf κ8. Neat hand, probably a student of Greek, mainly copying words from the commentary. A few notes in latin, next to the main text, probably by the same hand. Foliation on the upper left corners.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
Location in BookFirst half
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1701 - 1850

Time period1701 - 1850
Provenance TypeBinding
Binding noteLimp binding, parchment cover. Manuscript title on the spine. The binding has been detached from the textblock by the conservator.
Binding date18th cent.
Binding typeLimp
Cover materialParchment/Vellum
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions315 × 205 × mm
TitlingManuscript
ToolingNone
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1801 - 1900

Time period1801 - 1900
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Manuscript notesA few notes by a hand with apparent fluency in Greek. Foliation in parts of the book, probably by the same hand.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1908

PlaceAthens (Geonames Id: 264371)
Areae-gr
Time period - 1908
Provenance nameVikelas, Demetrios, 1835-1908 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Scholar, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
NoteThe book is part of the collection Vikelas left to the Heraklion Municipal Library, as evidenced by the old manuscript Library Catalogue (n. 2618).
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceLibrary catalogue

Provenance 2017 - 2018

PlaceHeraklio (Geonames Id: 261745)
Areae-gr
Time period2017 - 2018
Manuscript notesFoliation in pencil by the conservator on the upper right corner of each leaf.
Location in BookThroughout
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1908 -

PlaceHeraklion (Geonames Id: 261745)
Areae-gr
Time period1908 -
Provenance nameVikelaia Municipal Library, Heraklion, Crete, 1908- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Library)
Provenance TypeStamp
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteThe book is part of the collection Vikelas left to the Heraklion Municipal Library, as evidenced by the old manuscript Library Catalogue (n. 2618). Library stamp with the n. 2618 written by hand. Library shelfmark (0331.1F) written in blue ink on the upper right corner of the first leaf.
Method of acquisitionDonation
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered incomplete
Last Edit2020-02-19 08:50:14

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Heraklion, Vikelaia Library (GR): 0331.1F

ISTC No.ia00958000
AuthorAristophanes
TitleComoediae novem [Greek]. Ed: Marcus Musurus, in part. With the Scholia
ImprintVenice : Aldus Manutius, Romanus, 15 July 1498
Format
Languagegrc
SubjectLiterature
Keywordstheatre; commentary
Periodclassical

Description of Copy

Copy Id02133025
Holding InstitutionHeraklion, Vikelaia Library (GR)
CollectionVikelas Collection
Shelfmark0331.1F
NoteCreated by Vera Andriopoulou, Kleopatra Kyrtata, Angeliki Papadopoulou, with the collaboration and assistance of Kostas Papadakis (University of Crete Library)
Size of leaves305 × 205 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1601 - 1700

Time period1601 - 1700
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Manuscript notesManuscript notes in Greek on the margins (some parts cut off during binding) in light brown ink in the first two comedies (Plutus, Nubes) up to leaf κ8. Neat hand, probably a student of Greek, mainly copying words from the commentary. A few notes in latin, next to the main text, probably by the same hand. Foliation on the upper left corners.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
Location in BookFirst half
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1701 - 1850

Time period1701 - 1850
Provenance TypeBinding
Binding noteLimp binding, parchment cover. Manuscript title on the spine. The binding has been detached from the textblock by the conservator.
Binding date18th cent.
Binding typeLimp
Cover materialParchment/Vellum
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions315 × 205 × mm
TitlingManuscript
ToolingNone
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1801 - 1900

Time period1801 - 1900
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Manuscript notesA few notes by a hand with apparent fluency in Greek. Foliation in parts of the book, probably by the same hand.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1908

PlaceAthens (Geonames Id: 264371)
Areae-gr
Time period - 1908
Provenance nameVikelas, Demetrios, 1835-1908 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Scholar, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
NoteThe book is part of the collection Vikelas left to the Heraklion Municipal Library, as evidenced by the old manuscript Library Catalogue (n. 2618).
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceLibrary catalogue

Provenance 2017 - 2018

PlaceHeraklio (Geonames Id: 261745)
Areae-gr
Time period2017 - 2018
Manuscript notesFoliation in pencil by the conservator on the upper right corner of each leaf.
Location in BookThroughout
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1908 -

PlaceHeraklion (Geonames Id: 261745)
Areae-gr
Time period1908 -
Provenance nameVikelaia Municipal Library, Heraklion, Crete, 1908- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Library)
Provenance TypeStamp
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteThe book is part of the collection Vikelas left to the Heraklion Municipal Library, as evidenced by the old manuscript Library Catalogue (n. 2618). Library stamp with the n. 2618 written by hand. Library shelfmark (0331.1F) written in blue ink on the upper right corner of the first leaf.
Method of acquisitionDonation
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered incomplete
Last Edit2020-02-19 08:50:14