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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Incunable L-253
Description: ff. 450 - Printed book. - Half bound in vellum over pasteboard. - Servites of Bologna; armorial book plate of Edward Davenport.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 3
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/IncunableL253_20
Language: Italian Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-450
Description: - Paper - 301 x 215 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: Emilia RomagnaCity: Ferrara
Assigned Date: s. XVexSearchable Date Range: 1485 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Roman font.
Notes: Decoration added by hand to book printed in Venice: Octavianus Scotus, 1481 (BMC 5:276); place and date of origin in this database are those of the manuscript additions.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-450v
Author: Livy
Title: Decades
Language(s): Italian
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f. a 2   Full border in Ferrarese style penwork with painted flowers; medallions of rabbits, a stags, a putto on a swan and three sleeping faces set into penwork.
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f. aa i recto   Full border in white vine stem with medallions of rabbits, a deer, profiles of a man in a helmet, a lady and a gentleman, and a coat of arms (the last 4 damaged).
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f. aa viii   Initial in gold on white vine stem ground; flourished initials.
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