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Historia scholastica

Historia scholastica

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Creator: Petrus, Comestor, 12th cent
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Date: [1190s]
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Description:
Text is heavily glossed in several hands.
Illuminated initials; rubricated.
Ownership: Benedict, Vicar of Sutton; Cathedral Priory of St. Andrew, Rochester, Kent; Philip Mainwaring, Esq. of Over Peover; Sir Henry Mainwaring. Also Royal Archaeological Institute and Warrington Public Library.
Binding: 19th century full paneled calf.
Ex libris Benedict, Vicar of Sutton. Ex libris Cathedral Priory of St. Andrew, Rochester, Kent. Ex libris Philip Mainwaring, Esq. of Over Peover. Ex libris Sir Henry Mainwaring. Ex libris Royal Archaeological Institute. Ex libris Warrington Public Library. Purchased from Les Enluminures on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Fund, 2003.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment, illuminated, in several proto-Gothic bookhands, of the Historia Scholastica, probably produced in the scriptorium of the monastery of Sutton-at-Hone. The text is complete but does not contain Comestor's later "additions" to the original chapters.
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1 vol. (244 l). ; 33 cm. x 23 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: The Osborn Collection
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Object ID: 2007328
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