Poeta Christianus: Genealogiae deorum


Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 423.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: National Széchényi Library
Author: 1. Konrad von Mure (magister Chuonradus, 1210‒1281) 2. Cassius Dio; 3. Baptista Gvarinus
Content: 1. Novus Graecismus liber IX., 691‒1164; 2. Oratio M. Antonii; 3. Oratio Baptiste Gvarini in inchoando foeliciter Ferrariensi gymnasio habita anno Christi MCCCCLIII …
Translator: 2. Baptista Gvarinus
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 39 fol.
Sheet size: 282 × 175 mm
Place of writing: Hungary (Buda? Esztergom?)
Date of writing: ca. 1470 ?
Scriptor: Probably a Hungarian scriptor who had worked in the vicinity of Iohannes Vitéz and Regiomontanus.
Possessor, provenience: Johannes Cuspinianus (see possessor entry on the endleaf); Johannes Fabri, Bishop of Vienna (comp. bookplates); St. Nicolas College of the University of Vienna (1540); University of Vienna; Imperial Court Library, Vienna (1756); in line with the Venice Agreement (signed on November 27, 1932), it was returned to National Széchényi Library.
Binding: original gilded leather corvina binding; gauffered, gilded edge (probably in the late 1480s); (the left board was placed back upside down)
Language of corvina: Latin
Condition: Repaired, re-bound; early 20th century
Hungarian translation(s) of work(s) included in the corvina: None