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Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center,  HRC 029
Description:Bede Compendium ff. i + 102 + i - s.XV faded pink leather over boards. 4 metal bosses on each cover, closed by thong fastening over a pin on the upper cover. Contemporary mss title label on upper front cover and post-medieval pressmark on lower front cover. - Abbot Ellinger of Tegernsee (975/980-1056), Auguste Chardin (s. XVII), Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), his n. 816.
Notes:-Sotheby Catalogue, 28 November 1967: "Bibliotheca Phillippica. Medieval Manuscripts: New Series: Third Part. Catalogue of Forty-Two Manuscripts of the 7th to the 17th Century . . ."
Number of Parts: 3 - Number of Images Available: 22
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/HRC029_37
Language: Latin Country: Germany Century: 11th 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-102v
Description: - Parchment - 219 x 195 mm - 24-26 long lines ff. 1-31v; 2 columns of 24-26 lines from ff. 31
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: BavariaCity:
Assigned Date: s. XISearchable Date Range: 1000 - 1099
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 3
Scribe(s): Abbot Ellinger
Script: Caroline minuscule
Music: Neumes in campo aperto
Figurative Decoration: 43 miniatures of constellations
Other Decoration: 2 5-line decorated initials, 2 4-line initials
Number of Texts: 9

Text 1: ff. 1r-v, 2v-12r
Author: Bede
Title: De natura rerum
Language(s): Latin
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f. 1r   Table of contents for Bede.
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f. 2v   Beginning of Bede; 2 5-line initials.
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Text 2: f. 2r
Title: Medical recipes
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Contains medical recipes, charms and notes. 
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f. 2r   Miscellanous notes.
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Text 3: ff. 12v-25r
Author: Plato
Title: Timeus
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Letter of Chalcidius to Osius and Part 1 only; f. 25r concludes with further medical recipes (possibly in different hand?) 

Text 4: ff. 25v-26r
Author: Hyginus
Other Associate: Aratus
Title: Excerptum de astrologia Arati
Language(s): Latin
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f. 25v   Drawing of celestial sphere surrounding the constellation Drago.
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Text 5: ff. 26v-31r
Title: Description of constellations
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Est quidem hic ordo et positio siderum. . . .
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f. 27r   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 27v   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 28r   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 28v   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 29r   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 29v   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 30r   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 30v   Drawings of the Constellations.
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f. 31r   Drawings of the Constellations.
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Text 6: f. 31v
Author: Ausonius
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Ad boree partes arcti vertuntur et anguis. Post has artofilax pariterque coronoa genuque . . .

Text 7: ff. 32r-99r
Author: Sextus Pompeius Festus
Title: De verborum significatu
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Title preceeded by Paul's dedicatory letter to Charlemagne: Divine largitatis munere sapientia . . .. Text is excerpts only. 
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f. 32r   Ellinger's name in code at top of page.
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Text 8: ff. 99v-100v
Author: Pseudo Jerome
Title: Letter to Dardanus
Language(s): Latin
Notes: The letter is about types of music. Two brief notes about the spiritual interpretation of various things and the grades of Roman officers added at the bottom of f. 100v. 

Text 9: ff. 101r-102v
Author: Berno of Reichenau
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Sciendum sane est, et omnibus orthodoxis fidelibus memoriter retinendum. . .
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f. 101r   Different hand; stiched tear in vellum.
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f. 102v   Colophon in uncials.
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Part 2: Pasted onto f. 2
Description: - Paper - 125 x 195 mm
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: BavariaCity:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Scribe(s): Ambrose Schwarzenpeck
Script: Noting hand
Notes: Ambrose Schwarzenpeck was the librarian of Tegernsee Abbey.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Pasted onto f.2
Title: List of contents
Language(s): Latin
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Pasted onto f. 2   Ownership note listing contents and press-mark.
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Part 3: Front and rear pastedowns and flyleaves
Description: - Parchment - 219 x 165 mm
Country: ?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Front and rear endpapers and pastedowns
Title: Antiphonal
Language(s): Latin
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Front cover   Bosses and clasp. Contemporary parchment label and post-medieval pressmark pasted on.
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Front pastedown   [No Title for Display]
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Front flyleaf recto   Ownership note.
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Rear flyleaf verso   Phillipp's ownership stamp
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Rear cover   [No Title for Display]
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