Naber (1867), with an account of the palimpsest; see also G.
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.
55-64) from a palimpsest of the 6th century.
1 have been discovered in a palimpsest MS. in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris (Latin coll., No.
The letters, together with the other fragments in the palimpsest, were published at Rome in 1823.