Manuscripts

Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, MS Reg. lat. 1461

  • s. ix-x
  • Continental manuscripts
Composite manuscript
Identifiers
Location
Shelfmark
1461
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. ix-x
9th and 10th century
Hands, scribes


Distinct units
ff. 1v-29v
Vatican City, Biblioteca …  1-29

Alcuin’s Disputatio de rhetorica et de virtutibus.

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Locus

While it is not a reality yet, CODECS seeks consistency in formatting references to locations of texts and other items of interest in manuscripts. Our preferences may be best explained with some examples:

  • f. 23ra.34: meaning folio 23 recto, first column, line 34
  • f. 96vb.m: meaning folio 96, verso, second column, middle of the page (s = top, m = middle, i = bottom)
    • Note that marg. = marginalia, while m = middle.
  • p. 67b.23: meaning page 67, second column, line 23

Sources

Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

[dig. img.] Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana: digitized manuscripts, Online: Vatican Library. URL: <https://digi.vatlib.it https://opac.vatlib.it/mss>.

Secondary sources (select)

d'Onofrio, Giulio, “Materiale didattico per le discipline del trivium in un manoscritto altomedievale (Reg. Lat. 1461)”, in: Scuola vaticana di paleografia, diplomatica e archivistica, Le Chiavi della memoria: miscellanea in occasione del I centenario della Scuola vaticana di paleografia diplomatica e archivistica, Littera antiqua 4, Vatican City: Scuola vaticana di paleografia, diplomatica e archivistica, 1984. 347–384.
On the first 47 folios.

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Contributors
C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
Page created
September 2011, last updated: June 2021