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Askew, Anthony, 1722-1774 (English physician and book collector)



  • Existence: 1722-1774

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MS 227: Erotemata by Manuel Chrysolaras, 16th century

Identifier: MS 227
Contents The Erotemata ('Questions') was the first Greek grammar in use in Western Europe and it became widely popular among humanists after its publication in 1484. Manuel Chrysolaras (1355-1415), born in Constantinople, moved to Italy after having being invited by the humanist Coluccio Salutati to teach Greek in Florence.

Illumination Initials and headings are in red, one is illuminated.
Dates: 16th century