MS. Lat. misc. e. 80
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Extracted from Suidas, and prefaced by his account of his own life addressed to the citizens of Messina, pr. in Memorie per servire alla storia letteraria di Sicilia, Palermo, 1756, tom. I, pt. 4, pp.5–15. This is followed (fol.12v) by three extracts relating to medieval Sicilian history, the last two (fol.14) being a Latin version of Georgius Cedronus, Historiarum Compendium 741D (ed. Bekker, Corp. script. hist. Byzantinae, II, p.520) and 743A–744C (pp.522–525). On fol.13–16 are marginalia in the hand of Isaac Casaubon.
19 long lines
Space left for initial, fol. 2.
19th cent. Italian binding of green morocco with the arms of Savoy impaling Bourbon.
Provenance and Acquisition
Federico Patetta (1867-1945), Professor of the History of Law at the University of Turin, MS. 37, probably in the Patetta sale, Hoepli, Milan, 3 May 1928
Bought from E. P. Goldschmidt, cat. xv, no. 18, 1928.