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[Monocordium]; [manuscript].; De monocordio et de atramento

Title:
[Monocordium] [manuscript]. De monocordio et de atramento
Abstract:
Collection of works, including a treatise on music theory focusing on tonality as illustrated by the Pythagorean monochord and philosophers like Aristotle, Nicomachus, and Boethius; recipes and instructions for making various types of ink, stain removers, toothache remedies; a love poem in a later hand; two recipes in Italian.
Format:
16 leaves : paper; 208 x 148 (170 x 100) mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn181368380; (OCoLC)181368380; (PU)4227956-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Latin, with two recipes in Italian.
Provenance:
Sold by Bernard M. Rosenthal (New York), 1964.
Publisher:
[Italy, ca. 1450]
Subject:
Pythagoras and Pythagorean school -- Early works to 1800.; Monochord -- Early works to 1800.; Music theory -- Early works to 1800.; Ink.; Pigments -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Early works to 1800.; Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Poems.; Recipes.; Treatises.; Manuals (instructional materials); Manuscripts, Latin; 15th century.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Aristotle.; Boethius,; Nicomachus,
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 922
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts