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Terentius, Comoediae

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: Terentius, Comoediae
  • Description:

    Place of publication: Strasbourg, France

    Typology: Roman

    Initials: One enlarged, rubricated capital 'S'; hand-drawn.

    Illustrations: One woodcut; uncoloured. The image shows five of the play's characters: Bachis, Clinia, Syrus, Phrygia, and Dromo. Above each of the characters is a scroll bearing their respective names. The scroll above Clinia had been left blank, and the name has been inserted by hand.

    Layout: The script is set on the right-hand side of the page; commentary surrounds the script. The woodcut is located midways down the page and spans the entire width of the leaf.

    Comment: The character name 'Clinia' has been inserted by hand; hand-rubricated initial 'S'. Various sections of the commentary have been picked out using blue and red ink, alternatively. Sections of both the script and commentary have been underlined ined ink.

  • Date range: 1496
  • Date: 1496
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2013 08:34
  • Last Modified: 23 Jul 2013 08:34