|Type(s)|| Εἰ μὲν ἴσην ἰσχὺν τῇ γλώσσῃ, Δημόσθενες, ἔσχες (2 verses)|
|Text source||DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)|
|Text status||Text completely known|
|Manuscript||FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 59, Cod. 8 [14th c.]|
|Place in Manuscript||(gen.) on the front flyleaf|
|Contextual information||The verses are written, both in Greek and in Latin, on the front flyleaf of the manuscript, and precede the name of the scribe: 'ὁ λάπος γέγραφε πεποιηκώς'. Latin version: 'Si tibi par lingue robur demosthenes esset: Haud macedum regi grecia capta foret'.|
|Subject(s)||Demosthenes of Athenai < Attike < Greece (384 BC - 322 BC)|
|Comment||The manuscript dates to the 14th century but the scribe Lapus, one of Francesco Filelfo's pupils, lived in the 15th century.|
PrimaryA. Bandini, 1768, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Mediceae Laurentianae (vol. 2), Florence: 495
|Number of verses||2|
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