Historia scholastica, etc.
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- Historia scholastica, etc.
Peter, of Poitiers, ca. 1130-1205
Petrus, Comestor, 12th cent
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Manuscript on parchment (trimmed) of Petrus Comestor, Historia Scholastica. Text missing at beginning of 2 Kings (one folio following f. 85), and at end of 2 Kings and beginning of 3 Kings (one bifolium following f. 90). With a paraphrase of the Acts of the Apostles attributed to Petrus Pictaviensis. Written for Abbey of Mont-Saint-Quentin in Northeastern France.
Title page in half-uncials, rows alternating orange and blue.
Binding: ca. 19th-20th century. Gilt, gauffered edges. Brown goatskin blind-tooled, with elaborate bosses a
Modern blanks not digitized.
Written in or just before 1229 in Northeastern France for the Abbey of Mont-Saint-Quentin, as indicated on the title page and given by Petrus.
450 x 305 (314 x 203) mm.
Parchment, ff. iii (parchment) + 203 + iii (parchment)
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- Completely digitized
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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- Beinecke MS 214
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- Archives or Manuscripts
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- Petrus,--Comestor,--12th cent
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Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
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Petrus Comestor, Historia Scholastica, etc. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 214.
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