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Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  LJS 097
Description: ff. i + 242 - Contemporary 16th-century blind-stamped and roll-tooled tanned leather binding - Formerly owned by J. H. de Speyr-Passavant (Basel); perhaps his no. 5 (label on upper cover, inscription inside upper cover); probably sold at auction as part of his collection at R. E. Evans, 27 Apr. 1836. Formerly owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps, ms. 3877 (spine label, later inscription in pencil inside upper cover); sold at auction as part of his collection at Sotheby's, 8 Jul. 1975, lot 3404. Formerly in the collection of The Garden Ltd.; sold at auction as part of that collection at Sotheby's (New York), 9 Nov. 1989, lot 65. Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 17 June 1997, lot 47, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg. Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011 - Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), p. 27
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Latin Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1-242
Description: - Paper - 291 mm x 196 mm - 20 long lines
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Assigned Date: s. XVI2Searchable Date Range: 1550 - 1599
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Other Decoration: 8 diagrams in brown or brown and red ink
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1r-241r
Title: Commentary on Ptolemy's Harmonics
Language(s): Latin