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BETA cnum 12845
Uniform Title IDno, Author and Title texid 10976
Hernán Núñez de Guzmán. Glosa sobre las “Trescientas” del famoso poeta Juan de Mena
Language castellano
Date Escrito 1499-08-28 ad quem
City, library, collection, & call number New York: The Hispanic Society Museum, and Library,
Imprint Zaragoza: Jorge Coci (BNE Cat.) para Luis Malferit, 1506-05-05
References (Most recent first) Catalogado en: Weiss (2013), “Vernacular Commentaries and Glosses in Late Medieval Castile, I: A checklist of Castilian Authors”, Text, Manuscript, and Print in Medieval and Modern Iberia: Studies in Honour of David Hook 224-26 , n. A23
Note Ed. )O (Foulché).

Weiss 2013 proporciona bibliografía al día sobre las glosas y las describe:

“Designed to establish Mena's status as a vernacular auctor and the young Núñez's intellectual credentials. Supplies auctoritates (with copious quotations) for cosmography, myth, history, natural and moral philosophy. Identifies Mena's imitation of the classics and this intellectual sources (e.g., Anselm and Isidore, whose errors are corrected by reference to new humanist authorities, notably Greek). Occasional rhetorical and numerous linguistic notes (especially etymologies). substantian and influential textual criticism. The revised edition [Granada, 1505 (manid 4590)] suppresses the Latin quotations, the autobiographical preface, and the rudimentary access.

Some textual changes in Zaragoza: Coci, 1506 [manid 5436], which are probably not authorial.

Steelsio's edition (Antwerp, 1552 [manid 5441]) is much abbreviated.. Plundered (often without acknowledgment) by El Brocense, whose 1582 [manid 5439] annotations aimed to provide a more explanatory apparatus."
Record Status Created 2015-04-18
Updated 2019-05-14