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Demetrius Moschus: Translation of Philostratus' 'Imagines'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6007

Scope and Contents

Translation into Italian, 160 folios: (fo. 1) note of gift by the donor; (fo. 2v) autograph dedication to Isabella d'Este Marchesa di Mantua by Mario Equicola; (fo. 3) text. Attached to fo. 1 is a note on the manuscript by Walter Sneyd. Sneyd's bookplate appears inside the front cover, with a note in the hand of Charles Fairfax Murray, 'Lot 615 in the sale of Dec. 16-19 1903'.


  • Creation: 1550 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was presented to Isabella d'Este by Mario Equicola. It has also been owned by Walter Sneyd. Presented to the Library by Charles Fairfax Murray, 1917.

Existence and Location of Copies

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