Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Leaf from Cicero’s De Finibus Bonorum et malorum

Identifier: 
exwsms176_bk
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 176
Title: 
Leaf from Cicero’s De Finibus Bonorum et malorum
Alternative Title: 
De Finibus Bonorum et malorum
Alternative Title: 
A leaf from Cicero's On the Ends of Good and Evil
Incipit: 
uisset euelli iussit eam qua erat transfixus hastam multo sanguine profuso
Author: 
Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Origin Date: 
ca. 1463
Origin Location: 
Italy (possibly Ferrara)
Description: 
Text is from Book II, the arguments against Epicureanism, paragraphs 30-31.
Provenance: 
Possibly owned by Otto Ege who broke up the book.
Manuscript Parts: 
f. [38] of original codex?
Explicit: 
ego non possum dicere non esse hominis et belli et
Extent: 
1 leaf
Subject: 
Cicero, Marcus Tullius. De finibus bonorum et malorum
Subject: 
Ethics--Early works to 1800
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Medieval--15th century
Subject: 
Minuscule
Subject: 
detached leaves
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
250 x 176 mm (written space: 155 x 110 mm)
Material: 
parchment
Foliation: 
f. 1r-v
Binding: 
Small cut in corner. Pencil marking in Arabic number possibly indicating folio 38. Worm hole in lower margin.
Description of Hands: 
1 column of 28 lines ruled in plummet written in Italian Humanistic book hand.
Additions and Marginalia: 
On recto, correction in the margin.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 176, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2019
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/jp2
Rights: 
Copyright 2019 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, all rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries.