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Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 14011


Additional Information

  • Appr. Date: 16th c. (16th c. (1528))
  • Genres: Varia
  • Illustrations: No


An inventory of books owned by Bessarion, Jo. Faber and Domenico Grimani.
Ms. signed in October 1528 in Venice.

This manuscript is not in any of the Vatican’s current print catalogues. For an overview of which manuscripts are described in their current print catalogues, please refer to the “Guide to Locating Manuscripts and their Descriptions” published by The Knights of Columbus Vatican Film Library (at St. Louis University) on their website (see under the internet resources). They have a comprehensive list of published and unpublished Vatican catalogues by language and also by collection. Under the Vat. Lat. Collection, readers will find complete list of current catalogues and lacunae.

For a very brief summary of the ms. (including a few short lines on content and date) please see, Kristeller’s Iter Italicum, vol. II, p. 349 or vol. VI, p. 328 (available in part on Google Books, see under the internet resources).

See also the "Bibliotheca Graeca Manuscripta Cardinalis Grimani," a book co-authored by Professor Westerink and two other scholars on Cardinal Grimani's library and its importance in the transmission of Greek manuscripts. (see under the bibliographical references tab).