- Wigg, Melchior
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- Manuscript on paper of a collection of prayers, written at the Benedictine monastery of Tegernsee. Bound in with the manuscript are 3 printed works, each paginated separately; all with full-page engravings and full engraved borders: Das Leben der allerheyligsten vnnd vbergebenedeyten Jungkfrawen vnd Mutter Gottes Maria (Augspurg: Christoff Mang, 1609); Von den Siben Engelfurstenbetrachtungen vnd Gebett. Item. Von dreyerley Ambtern dess Heiligen Schutz Engels (Augspurg: Chrisostomo Dahertzhofer, 1612); Sunder Spiegel, Das ist (Augspurg: Chrisostomo Dahertzhofer, 1612).
Binding: s. xviii. Black goatskin over wooden boards; on spine, gold filets and stars. Remains of 2 fore-edge clasps. Edges gilt.
Bound in with the manuscript are 3 printed works, each paginated separately; all with full-page engravings and full engraved borders.
Imperfect: many pages trimmed, with loss of text.
Written in a small even gothic cursive script, with loops, in 1513 at the Benedictine monastery of Tegernsee, by Melchior Wigg (alias Bruder Paulus), according to notes of ff. 68r and 117v.
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- Completely digitized
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- Beinecke MS 28
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- Prayers. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. and Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 28.
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