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By Anne McCabe

ISBN-10: 0199277559

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How have been Greek texts at the care and scientific therapy of the pony transmitted from antiquity to the current day? utilizing the facts of Byzantine manuscripts of the veterinary compilation referred to as the Hippiatrica, Anne McCabe strains the adventure of the texts from the stables to the medieval scriptorium and eventually to the broadcast version. Surviving manuscripts contain either terrific presentation copies and undeniable ones meant to be used within the box. The Hippiatrica is a wealthy and little-known resource of data approximately horses, drugs, and magic. This publication offers a advisor to its advanced heritage in addition to a bunch of interesting info, and comprises colour illustrations of a couple of manuscript pages.

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On the library catalogues, see G. K. Papazoglou, ´ØâºØïŁÞŒåò óôÞí ˚øíóôÆíôØíïýðïºç ôïF ص; ÆNHíÆ (Œøä. Vind. hist. gr. 98) (Thessaloniki, 1983). 40 Catalogus manuscriptorum codicum collegii Claromontani (Paris, 1764), 112, no. 344, ‘paucis tamen avulsis capitum titulis et ornamentis’. 41 ‘Paraphe´ au de´sir de l’arrest du 5e juillet 1763. Mesnil’. 42 Studemund and Cohn, Verzeichniss der Griechischen HSS, pp. i–xxxvi, on B, p. xxv. 43 H. Omont, Catalogue des manuscrits grecs de Guillaume Pelicier (sic), e´veˆque de Montpellier, ambassadeur de Franc¸ois Ier a` Venise (Paris, 1886), repr.

Xiv–xv; W. Studemund and L. Cohn, Verzeichniss der griechischen Handschriften der ko¨niglichen Bibliothek zu Berlin (Berlin, 1890), 55. 26 J. Irigoin, ‘Pour une e´tude des centres de copie byzantins II’, Scriptorium, 13 (1959), 177–81. The ruling is Lake type I 2b (Leroy 20D1). See also K. Weitzmann, ‘The Character and Intellectual Origins of the Macedonian Renaissance’, in Studies in Classical and Byzantine Manuscript Illumination (Chicago, 1971), 194–5; J. Kirchner, Miniaturen-Handschriften der Preussischen Staatsbibliothek, I: Die Phillipps-Handschriften (Leipzig, 1926), 16; L.

Vind. hist. gr. 98) (Thessaloniki, 1983). 40 Catalogus manuscriptorum codicum collegii Claromontani (Paris, 1764), 112, no. 344, ‘paucis tamen avulsis capitum titulis et ornamentis’. 41 ‘Paraphe´ au de´sir de l’arrest du 5e juillet 1763. Mesnil’. 42 Studemund and Cohn, Verzeichniss der Griechischen HSS, pp. i–xxxvi, on B, p. xxv. 43 H. Omont, Catalogue des manuscrits grecs de Guillaume Pelicier (sic), e´veˆque de Montpellier, ambassadeur de Franc¸ois Ier a` Venise (Paris, 1886), repr. from Bibliothe`que de l’E´cole des Chartes 46 (1885), 45–83 and 594–624.

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