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Prayers

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Creator: Wigg, Melchior
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Date: 1513
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Description:
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.
Bound in with the manuscript are 3 printed works, each paginated separately; all with full-page engravings and full engraved borders.
Binding: s. xviii. Black goatskin over wooden boards; on spine, gold filets and stars. Remains of 2 fore-edge clasps. Edges gilt.
Abstract:
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).
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1 vol.
b&w illustrations
14 cm.
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Curatorial Area: General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
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German Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2040731
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