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Sententiarum libri IV

Sententiarum libri IV

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Creator: Peter Lombard, Bishop of Paris, ca. 1100-1160
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Date: [between 1250 and 1275]
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Script: Written in gothic bookhand, below top line; annotations added in less formal, later hands.
Red and blue divided initials, 4- to 3-line, for prologue and beginning of books, with penwork designs in the same colors. For other text divisions, 3- to 2-line initials in red or blue with flourishes in opposite color. Distinctio numbers and running headlines in red and blue; rubrics in red. Initial letters of each entry in chapter lists alternate red and blue.
Binding: 1837, England. Bound by Gough in London. Dark brown goatskin, blind-tooled with a light brown gold-tooled label with title "Liber Sententiarum".
Purchased in 1957 from Quaritch, London, by L. C. Witten, who sold it in 1959 to Thomas E. Marston.
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Manuscript on parchment of Peter Lombard, Sententiarum libri IV. With a Commentary on Eccles. 38.
Physical Description:
ff. ii + i + 208 + i + ii : parchment ; 345 x 220 (228 x 140) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Dante's Volumes
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2057264
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