Tragedies by Seneca

ALTERNATIVE TITLES
Tragedie di Seneca; Teatro di Seneca; Seneca dei Girolamini; Tragedies by Seneca; Tragédies par Sénèque.
CURRENT LOCATION
Italy, Naples, Biblioteca Oratoriana dei Girolamini, C.F. 2.5.
FACSIMILE EDITION
Il Teatro di Seneca: Treccani (Rome, 2018). Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document: the facsimile reproduces as close as possible the codicological characteristics of the original document; the binding might not correspond to that of the original document as it appears at the present moment. Limited edition: 290 copies. Commentary: Italian (by Cursi Marco, Monti Carla Maria, Perriccioli Saggese Maria, Bray Massimo, Lucianelli Alma Serena). Slipcase: plexiglass case.
Copyright photos: Illuminated Facsimiles

Tragedies by Seneca

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ALTERNATIVE TITLES
Tragedie di Seneca; Teatro di Seneca; Seneca dei Girolamini; Tragedies by Seneca; Tragédies par Sénèque.
CURRENT LOCATION
Italy, Naples, Biblioteca Oratoriana dei Girolamini, C.F. 2.5.
FACSIMILE EDITION
Il Teatro di Seneca: Treccani (Rome, 2018). Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document: the facsimile reproduces as close as possible the codicological characteristics of the original document; the binding might not correspond to that of the original document as it appears at the present moment. Limited edition: 290 copies. Commentary: Italian (by Cursi Marco, Monti Carla Maria, Perriccioli Saggese Maria, Bray Massimo, Lucianelli Alma Serena). Slipcase: plexiglass case.
Copyright photos: Illuminated Facsimiles

Category:
FEATURES – Codex on parchment, 320 x 230 mm, 458 pp.
ORIGIN – Italy.
CHRONOLOGY – Last quarter of the 14th century.
PATRONAGE AND OWNERS – The manuscript belonged to Giuseppe Valletta.
GENRE – Literature.
CONTENTS – Hercules furens, Troades, Phoenissae, Medea, Phaedra, Agamemnon, Hercules Oetaeus, Oedipus, Thyestes, Hyppolitus.
LANGUAGE – Latin.
SCRIPT – Gothic.
DECORATION – 87 illuminated pages with miniatures, borders and historiated initials.
STYLE – Gothic.

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