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  • 1 have been discovered in a palimpsest MS. in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris (Latin coll., No.
  • In that year, however, Angelo Mai discovered in the Ambrosian library at Milan a palimpsest manuscript (and, later, some additional sheets of it in the Vatican), on which had been originally written some of Fronto's letters to his royal pupils and their replies.
  • Naber (1867), with an account of the palimpsest; see also G.
  • 55-64) from a palimpsest of the 6th century.
  • The episcopal palace contains the ancient and valuable chapter library, of about 12,000 volumes and over 500 MSS., among them the palimpsest of the Institutiones of Gaius which Niebuhr discovered.