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Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, Chronica. Manuscript (Ms 17)



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Codex Ms 17


1 volume; 41 x 29 cm.


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The Chronicle of Eusebius, in the Latin version of Jerome, with his continuation and that of Prosper of Aquitaine. Text in Latin. Codex Ms 17.

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Scope Note

Saint Hieronymus' translation of Chronica with continuations by him and by Prosper Tiro (Saint Aquitanus.) The subdivisions of the text are:

1. Obtestatio Eusebii, f. 1r.

2. Prefatio Hyeronimi, ff. 1r-2r.

3. Incipit Eusebii interpretata prefatio, ff. 2r 3v.

4. Interpretatio sancti Hyeronimi de nominibus gentium felicissime amen sic ordiens, ff. 3v-4v.

5. Exordium libri feliciter incipit, ff. 4v-7r.

6. Chronicon, ff. 7r-44v.

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