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Historia scholastica, etc.

Historia scholastica, etc.

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Creator: Petrus, Comestor, 12th cent Peter, of Poitiers, ca. 1130-1205
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Date: 1229
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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.
Binding: ca. 19th-20th century. Gilt, gauffered edges. Brown goatskin blind-tooled, with elaborate bosses a
Modern blanks not digitized.
Abstract:
Title page in half-uncials, rows alternating orange and blue.
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.
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Parchment, ff. iii (parchment) + 203 + iii (parchment)
450 x 305 (314 x 203) mm.
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Object ID: 2030424
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