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In Cantica Canticorum : with other works.

In Cantica Canticorum : with other works.

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Creator: Cassiodorus, Senator, approximately 487-approximately 580.
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Date: [circa 1250]
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From the library of the Augustine Priory of Our Lady and the Holy Cross at Spinney, Wicken, Cambridgeshire. Ex libris Portsmouth Cathedral Library. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Commentary by Cassiodorus attributed to Bede in incipit (f1r).
Erased ownership inscription: "Liber monastery Sc Marie ... Ste. ... wiknne."
Bookplate of Portsmouth Cathedral on front pastedown, with deaccession stamp dated 1941.
Layout: double columns of 38 lines.
Script: gothic script.
Decoration: rubricated.
Binding: medieval binding, pink doeskin over wooden boards; remains of metal clasps on lower board.
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Manuscript, on parchment, in two scribal hands, containing the text of this commentary on the Song of Solomon by Cassiodorus (f1-f26). This is followed by unidentified commentaries on the same text (f26-f64). The volume concludes with a copy of the Biblia Beatae Virginis (f64-f96).
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96 l. : parchment ; 295 x 207 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 16371203
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