Venice, Biblioteca nazionale Marciana, MS lat. Z 497

ff. 66-95
  • s. xi
  • distinct manuscript
  • Continental manuscripts
  • vellum
Distinct manuscript section described by Tommaso Mari as a “[codicologically] autonomous section, written by a different scribe from the rest of the MS and preserving some grammatical texts generally attributed to insular authors, such as Smaragdus’ Liber in partibus Donati [...] and part of the compilation entitled Pauca de barbarismo [...]”, as well as a text of Consentius’ De barbarismis et metaplasmis.
Provenance and related aspects
s. xi
11th century?
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
UnitCodicological unit. Indicates whether the entry describes a single leaf, a distinct or composite manuscript, etc.
distinct manuscript

The list below has been collated from the table of contents (if available on this page)Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations concerning individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.


See also the parent manuscript for further references.

Secondary sources (select)

Mari, Tommaso, “A new manuscript of Consentius' De barbarismis et metaplasmis”, The Classical Quarterly 66 (2016): 370–375.
Dennis Groenewegen
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