Theriaka y Alexipharmaka di Nicandro

Title:
Theriaka y Alexipharmaka di Nicandro
Library:
Bibliothèque Nationale
Language:
Greek
City:
PARIS, France
Shelf Mark:
Suppl. grec 247
Origin:
Byzantium
Dimensions:
48 fols. -- 15 x 10 cm.
Date Description:
Second half of the 10th century
Author:
Nicander of Colophon, fl. c. 130 BC
Content:
Theriaka -- Alexipharmaka, two didactic poems on poisons and antidodes
Hand:
Greek minuscule retaining some uncial forms
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
many half page illuminations of figures, plants, and animals
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Large ND 3399 .N45 B52 1997 Non-Circulating + Commentary
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color.
Publication Date:
1997?
Place of Publication:
Barcelona
Publisher:
Moleiro
Notes:
Extensive historical, art-historical, and codicological commentary with complete translation into Spanish. Other names: Alain Touwaide Christian Förstel Grégoire Aslanoff
Type of Text:
classical, medical, secular, verse