Caietele Sextil Pușcariu

Otilia Urs

CURSES IN OLD ROMANIAN BOOKS
(Abstract)

The present study approaches the marginal notes regarding curses on ownership that have been discovered inside Old Romanian Books at the Library of the Romanian Academy in Cluj-Napoca.

The study displays and analyses these curses on ownership taken from the considered fund. Thus, their role within communities and among owners of such printed materials, has been identified. Moreover, we have determined the causes that had generated those curses, as well as the specific terminology and its parallel usage.

Cuvinte-cheie:   însemnări   marginale,   carte  românească   veche,   blesteme  de  proprietate, terminologia blestemului.
Keywords: marginal notes, Old Romanian Book, curses on ownership, curse terminology.

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