Codices. Histories. Manuscripts, Italian -- 17th century. Manuscripts, European.
History of the House of Medici, followed by a copy of The prince by Niccolo Macchiavelli.
1. f.1r-334v: Origine e descendenza della casa de Medici. 2. f.335r [f. 336 numbered 334]-447v: Niccolo Macchiavelli. Il principe.
Ms. codex. Title from caption title (f. 1r). Foliation: Paper, 450; 1-291, 293-334, [i], 334-447, [448-449]; contemporary foliation in ink, upper right recto. Script: Written in a cursive script by a single hand. Binding: Contemporary vellum. Origin: Probably written in Florence, in the 17th century.
Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), p. 165 (Ms. Lea 84).