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LJS 47 - Boethius, -524 - [De institutione musica]
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03291ctm a2200541Ia 4500
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9948510003503681
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20191003131447.0
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101108s1490 paua 000 0 lat d
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocn779360007
__|a  (OCoLC)779360007
__|a  (PU)4851000-penndb-Voyager
040:
__|a  PAULM |c  PAULM |e  amremm |d  PAULM
049:
__|a  PAUM
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__|a  ocn779360003
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_9|a  LJS 47
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0_|a  Boethius, |d  -524.
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10|a  [De institutione musica] |h  [manuscript].
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__|a  [France, ca. 1490]
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__|a  52 leaves : |b  paper, col. ill. ; |c  281 x 204 (206 x 142) mm. bound to 291 x 211 mm.
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__|a  Title supplied by cataloger.
__|a  Collation: Paper, 52; 1¹²(missing first 2 leaves) 2-4¹⁰ 5⁸ 6⁴; [1-52]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
__|a  Layout: Written in 2 columns of 39-41 lines; ruled in lead, with little of the ruling now visible.
__|a  Script: Written in semi-humanistic script.
__|a  Decoration: Diagrams and tables throughout in various combinations of red, blue, and brown ink; 2-line initials and paragraph marks in red or blue; headings, roman numerals in text, and a few marginal notes in red; capitals touched with red.
__|a  Watermark: Similar to Briquet, Soleil, 13977 (Fleurus and Namur, 1487-1491) and 13979 (variants made in France and used in France, the Netherlands, Belgium, and the Rhineland, 1512-1540).
__|a  Binding: Early 18th-century (?) parchment over pasteboard with parchment-cord clasps and pastedowns and endleaves with the watermark S. Bartolomeo Delle Fabbriche; Boeci De Music Ms. written on spine in ink.
__|a  Origin: Written in France, ca. 1490.
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4_|a  Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), |c  p. 28-29 (LJS 47).
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__|a  15th-century copy of a Latin treatise on the Pythagorean-based theory of ancient Greek music, in which the text reflects an older (10th-century) tradition and the numerous diagrams related to ratio and pitch demonstrate later developments in the tradition.
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__|a  LJS 47
538:
__|a  Ms. codex.
546:
__|a  Latin.
561:
1_|a  Sold by J & J Lubrano to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, 1997.
1_|a  Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.
590:
__|a  Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
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_0|a  Music theory |x  History |y  500-1400.
_0|a  Music, Greek and Roman |v  Early works to 1800.
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_7|a  Codices. |2  aat
_7|a  Diagrams. |2  aat
_7|a  Treatises. |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, Latin |y  15th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, Renaissance.
852:
__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  LJS 47
856:
41|z  Video orientation |u  http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/1333031
42|3  The Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative Fund Home Page |u  http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
994:
__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
999:
__|a  DLA |b  20101117

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Collection: Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection
Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: Yes
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 15th century
Date: 1490
Genre: Codices
Genre: Diagrams
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Genre: Treatises
Subject: History
Subject: Music theory
Subject: Music, Greek and Roman
Author: Boethius, -524
Page material: Paper