Florence, Italy, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, MS Palatino 472, All folios

Physical description

Material: paper

Number of leaves: i + 26 + i

Format: upright

Page dimensions: 310 x 209

Quire structure: Text version

Non-musical texts: Theoretical treatises by John Hothby, maestro di capella of the cathedral of Lucca, including: La Calliopea legale (ff. 1r-8v) and Tractatus quarundam regularum artis musice (ff. 9r-14r), as well as arguments by John Hothby against Bartolomé Ramos de Pareja (ff. 16r-21r); theoretical notes on music (ff. 21r-22r); grammatical notes and diagrams in Latin (ff. 24r-26r) and medical recipes in Italian (f. 26v).

Other devices: Modern pencil foliation, verso top right, 1-26

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Preparation and Copying

ff. 15r-15v, 22r-23v