[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: VMs: Colored paints, touch-ups, and the michiton text
At 16:33 04/07/2004 -0400, Bruce Grant wrote:
Nick Pelling wrote:
FWIW... IMO, this is just a c with a cedilla (but one that loops back on
itself) - my best guess is therefore that the zodiac labels are basically
Any theories about why the manuscript would be labelled in Occitan? For
example, is it known to have spent any time in southern France, or to have
belonged to an Occitan speaker at some point?
I'm just reporting what "març" tells me - that an Occitan speaker somewhere
probably not too far (culturally or physically) from Toulon owned the ms,
and left his/her mark on the zodiac pages. Perhaps that might be sufficient
for an astute observer to match up some of the sid-file marginalia against
that particular hand... you never know! :-)
Cheers, .....Nick Pelling.....
To unsubscribe, send mail to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxx with a body saying: