Record No.
3
Manuscript
Austria, Rein, Stiftsbibliothek, 21
Former Shelfmark(s)
N/A

Physical Description

Format
Codex
Support
Parchment
Number of Leaves
195 + ii
Size of Leaves
195 x 130 mm.
Layout
Single column, 22-26 lines.
Hands
Written in one hand.
Scribe(s)
Unknown.

Contents

Language(s)
Latin
Contents
[incomplete listing]

1. fols 167r-185r: Dares of Phrygia (Dares Phrygius), De excidio Troiae historia

1.1. fols 167r-167v: Translator’s prologue

Rubric: Incipit prologus Cornelii Romani in interpretatione de Greco in Latinum Troianae hystoriae.

Incipit: Cornelius Nepos Salustii Crispo suo salutem.

Explicit: Hactenus ita ad pollicitum revertamur.

1.2. fols 167v-184v: History

Incipit: Peleas rex in Peloponensi Esonem fratrem habuit.

Explicit: Eneas navibus profectus est in quibus Alexander in Greciam iearat ducentis quem omnis etas hominum secuta est in milibus tribus diomachum mille ducenti.

1.3. fols 184v-185r: List of fighters

Incipit: Qui Troianorum Grecorum principes occidere denotantur.

Explicit: Eneas Ascanium Nilium.

History

Date of Origin
End of the twelfth century
Place of Origin
-
Notes

Faivre d’Arcier siglum RA.

Additional Information

Online Facsimile

N/A

Bibliography

Edition(s)

Dares of Phrygia. Daretis Phrygii. De excidio Troiae historia. Edited by Ferdinand Meister. Bibliotheca scriptorum Graecorum et Romanorum Teubneriana. Leipzig: B. G. Teubner, 1873. [open access]

Secondary Literature

Faivre d’Arcier, Louis. Histoire et géographie d’un mythe: La circulation des manuscrits du “De Excidio Troiae” de Darès le Phrygien (VIIIe-XVe siècles). Mémoires et documents de l’Ecole des chartes 82. Paris: École des chartes, 2006. 80.

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September 10, 2018
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