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Buchlein der Ewigen Weisheit (fragment).

Buchlein der Ewigen Weisheit (fragment).

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Creator: Seuse, Heinrich, 1295-1366.
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Date: [between 1340 and 1360].
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Description:
Decoration: 3-line initials at the beginning of chapters are in red; 1-line initials are in black highlighted with red; rubrics are written in red in the same script as the text; punctuated with the punctus and virgule.
In Middle High German.
Script: written in gothic script (littera textualis).
These fragments were used as the binding for another volume.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of Heinrich Seuse's Buchlein der Ewigen Weisheit; this is among the earliest known copies of the work and is written in a transitional dialect between Swabian and Alemannic.
Physical Description:
ff. 1-4 : parchment ; 171 x 121 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Exhibition Note:
German Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2004086
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