An Anglo-Saxon fragment of Justinus's Epitome

@article{Crick1987AnAF,
  title={An Anglo-Saxon fragment of Justinus's Epitome},
  author={Julia Crick},
  journal={Anglo-Saxon England},
  year={1987},
  volume={16},
  pages={181-196}
}
  • J. Crick
  • Published 1 December 1987
  • Art
  • Anglo-Saxon England
In 1910, Samuel Brandt published a description and photograph of a fragment of Justinus's Epitome of the Historiae Philippicae of Pompeius Trogus. The leaf, whose present location is unknown, belonged at that time to the collection of Ernst Fischer at Weinheim. Fischer dated its script, an Anglo-Saxon minuscule, to about AD 800, which, as Brandt observed, would mean that it antedated the earliest known manuscripts of the text, which are ninth-century. Although E. A. Lowe indicated in his… 
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