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Vergilius Augusteus : vollst. Faks.-Ausg. im Originalformat : Codex Vaticanus Latinus 3256 d. Biblioteca apostolica vaticana u. Codex Latinus fol. 416 d. Staatsbibliothek Preussischer Kulturbesitz

Manuscript, Codex Augusteus

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  • Virgil's manuscript, called the Augusteus, originally consisted of 8 leaves. The seven remaining, containing fragments of the Georgics, are divided between the Biblioteca apostolica vaticana with four and the Staatsbibliothek in Berlin with three. The eighth leaf, containing a fragment of the Aeneid IV, is lost except for the first four lines.
  • Prefatory matter also in English.
  • Facsim. of ms. ([7] leaves) inserted in pocket.
  • Includes bibliographical references.