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Franciscan anthology

Franciscan anthology

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Date: [between 1383 and 1393]
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Binding: modern full red leather.
Bergendal Collection of Mediaeval Manuscripts (Bergandal 21). Purchased from Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., (Sotheby's sale, 2011 July 5, lot 69) on the T. Kimball Brooker Italian Renaissance Fund
Modern binder's blanks (ii + ii) not digitized.
Abstract:
Manuscript, on paper, in a number of hands, containing a variety of religious and devotional texts, many related to the Franciscan order. Contents include lives of Francis of Assisi, Clare of Assisi, and Anthony of Padua; a poem on the day of judgement in ottava rima; lives of Christ and the Virgin Mary in Italian; writings of St. Bridget of Sweden in Italian; an account of the dedication of St. Lawrence's cathedral in Genoa; St. Anselm's Miracles of the Virgin; and two itineraries of visits to the Holy Land.
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ff. 146 ; 289 x 216 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 11173511
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