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Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center,  HRC 047
Description: ff. i + 176+ i - Contemporary full vellum - Written for Iñigo López de Mendoza (1398-1458), Marquis of Santillana; his emblem (an open helmet) is incorporated in the border on f. 1. Robert Hoe (1839-1909), Edward A. Parsons (1878-1962) - De Ricci, p. 748. Dennis Dutschke, Census of Petrarch Manuscripts in the United States (Padua: Antenore, 1986) pp. 31-33.
Notes:-Former call number: Ms. Parsons 5.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 5
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/HRC047_37
Language: Italian Country: Spain Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-176v
Description: - Parchment - 288 x 168 mm - 30 long lines ruled in hardlpoint
Country: SpainCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVmedSearchable Date Range: 1440 - 1460
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Humanistic
Artist(s): Jorges Inglés, style of
Other Decoration: Angels bearing a crest on first page. Over 300 2 to 4-line illuminated initials on red and blue grounds; one full and one partial border with floral design.
Notes: The codex may have been copied in Italy (or possibly Spain); the decoration is Spanish, in the style of Jorges Inglés; it was produced for a Spanish owner.
Number of Texts: 3

Text 1: ff. 1-138v; f. 139r-v blank
Author: Petrarch
Title: Rerum vulgarium fragmenta
Language(s): Italian
Incipit: Voy ch'ascoltate in rime sparse
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Front cover   Contemporary limp vellum binding with evidence of some sort of fastening.
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f. 1r   Full spray border with angels. 2 angels bearing crest. Arms of first owner erased and replaced. 4- and 2-line decorated initials.
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f. 90v   2 3-line decorated initials, catchword, alternating red and blue paragraph marks.
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Text 2: ff. 140-176
Author: Petrarch
Title: Triumphi
Language(s):
Incipit: Nel tempo che rinova i miei sospiri
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f. 140r   Spray border on three sides, 3-line decorated initial.
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Text 3: f. 176
Author: Dante Alighieri
Title: Sonnet
Language(s):
Incipit: Molti volendo dir che fosse amore
Explicit: Et questo basta in fin che 'l piacer dura.
Notes: Dante, Rime, ed. by G. Contini, p. 277 n. 79. 
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Rear cover   Rear cover with two vellum pegs attached by cords.
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