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1. Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, HRC 025
Description: - ff. viii + 540 + v - s. XVIII white morocco over marbled boards - Dominican convent in late s. XIII; Vicente de Lisboa, O. P. (d. 1401), his note on p. i, Ista biblia est fratris vincenti iohannis ulixbonensis de ordine predicatorum. Deposited in the Celton loan chest at Oxford as a pledge, 3 April 1400 by Nicholas Henry (d. 1427) and John Vyfyan; later owned by William Bromley (s. xvi-s. xvii). For Vicente de Lisboa, Nicholas Henry, John Vyfyan and William Bromley, see A. B. Emden, Biographical Register of the University of Oxford to AD 1500, pp. 1151, 910, 1952 and 542.Later, belonged to Robert Brent (s. XVII). Andrew Gifford (1700-1784), bequeathed by Gifford to the Baptist College, Bristol. - N. R. Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries (1977) 2:193-194 under Bristol Baptist College, with call number Z.d.39, for the early provenance and the careful description of the text with its prologues.
Language: LATIN   Country: England, France   Century: 13th, 14th
Number of Images Available: 10
   
 
2. Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library, BANC MS UCB 130:f1100:05
Description: - One leaf. - Acquired by the Bancroft Library UC Berkeley from Bernard M. Rosenthal (March 1964). Previous call number f2MS A2M2 1100:5.
Language: LATIN   Country: England, France   Century: 12th
Number of Images Available: 1
   
 
3. New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Plimpton MS 287
Description: - ff. 4 - Bound in modern times in a leaf from an antiphonal. - Given by John Ruskin (1819-1900) in 1860 to Rose La Touche (1848-1875); George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, p. 1806.
Language: LATIN   Country: England, France   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
4. Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department, Lewis E 109
Description: - ff. ii + 143 + ii - S. XIX#^ex# red levant morocco with mosaic inlays of brown morocco outlined in gold; doublure of red morocco with floral gold tooled border, endleaves backed with moiré silk; HEURES stamped in gold on spine. "Heures." Signed by Joly. - Abbey of St. Amand near Tournai for François Duquesne; J.B. Jarman (1864); William Bragge (1876); Robert Hoe (1912); John Frederick Lewis, Philadelphia. - Grolier Club, Illuminated and Painted Manuscripts (1892), no. 53, illus.; C. Shipman, Library of Robert Hoe (1909), pp. 117-118; De Ricci, p. 2040, no. 92; Wolfe, Descriptive Catalogue; p. 119-120, no. 109; Leaves of Gold, pp. 128-129, fig. 43-1.
Language: LATIN   Country: England, France   Century: 16th, 19th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
 
5. San Marino, Huntington Library, EL 07 H 09
Description: - ff. 67 - Bound, ca. 1840, in dark red morocco with the Bridgewater crest on front and back covers. - Composite manuscript made up of fragments of 3 or 4 legal books of Italian and English origin, brought together at an unknown date. The first and largest of these was in England before the end of the fourteenth century, when foliation, running headlines and marginalia were added. On f. 1, pressmark S. 1./2. in the hand of John Egerton (1622-86), 2nd Earl of Bridgewater. Acquired by Henry E. Huntington with the Bridgewater Library in 1917 (see pp. 5-7). - C. W. Dutschke with the assistance of R. H. Rouse et al., Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, 1989). De Ricci, 129. G. Dolezalek, Verzeichnis der Handschriften zum römischen Recht bis 1600 (Frankfurt 1972) vol. 2, s.v. San Marino.
Language: LATIN   Country: England, France, Italy   Century: 14th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
 
6. San Marino, Huntington Library, HM 19999
Description: - ff. 274 - Bound in 1903 by Douglas Cockerell, in wooden boards with red morocco spine decorated in gilt and blind with the initials of Michael Tomkinson, 2 3-part braided straps to catches on the front cover. Rust marks from chain hasps on top and bottom center of f. iii, once the pastedown. - Written during the last years of the thirteenth century possibly in Avignon or Montpellier, or by a southern scribe working in Paris, and painted in Paris by Maître Honoré. Concerning a similar group of legal manuscripts, see the review by C. Nordenfalk in Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte 43 (1980) 318-37, especially pp. 336-37, of A. Melnikas, The Corpus of the Miniatures in the Manuscripts of the Decretum Gratiani (Rome 1975); another manuscript written by a southern scribe and illuminated by Maître Honoré is Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University, Houghton Library, fMS Typ 228, Augustine, De civitate dei. A terminus post quem for the copying of HM 19999 is the date of composition of the gloss on the Decretals, i.e. 1282, as noticed in the explicit on f. 262. Contemporary notes of an early owner in a French hand, but soon acquired by an Englishman, as shown by the numerous notes in early fourteenth century anglicana, and by the miniature added by an English artist on f. 121v. In the spandrels of the arches in this miniature are what may represent coats of arms: gules, a fess or (in the 2 outer spandrels); azure, a cross saltire or (in the center); this last may be intended for the arms of St. Albans abbey, although a St. Albans provenance seems doubtful and the volume was not listed by Ker, MLGB; the choice of Agnes in the miniature suggests particular devotion on the part of an individual or institutional owner. Owned before 1436 by William Meelys, rector of Tarporley, Cheshire: on f. iv verso, "Decretales apparate F. de dono Magistri Willelmi Meelys, rectoris de Tarpurley pro anima sua ex procuracione __?___ David Bromfelde anno domini Mo cccc xxxvi"; on the contemporary back flyleaf, "Constat Willelmo Meeles [cancelled: "1450"?]." A draft of a letter on f. iv recto includes a mention of Chester and the date 1470. In a fifteenth century hand on the back flyleaf, "Percy [?] de Burscho [?] desiderat emere istum librum cum bello troianorum et libro de passione christi," and, in the upper margin of f. 274, in possibly the same hand, "frater p., precio 1 x 1i." Belonged to Richard Bulkeley, archdeacon of Merioneth (1483-ca. 1500) and Anglesey (1504 until his death in 1524); see J. Le Neve, Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541, pt. XI, The Welsh Dioceses, comp. by B. Jones (University of London 1965) 10-11, and Emden, BRUO, p. 303: on f. 274v, over an erasure (?), "Constat ricardo bulkeley archidiacono Meryoneth"; on f. iv recto, "Precario conceditur domino Iohanni Gwyn ad tempus per Ricardum bulkeley archidiaconum Anglesey," and "Constat fratri Ricardo Bulkeley Teste reddatur ad Signum ea quod servi." Belonged to John Ruskin (1819-1900) by 1857, when he discussed its decoration in his Elements of Drawing (London 1857) 301-02; Ruskin's bookplate on the inside front cover. His estate inherited by Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Severn, who sold this manuscript ca. 1903 to Michael Tomkinson (1841-1922?), of Franche Hall, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, for whom the book was rebound; sold by Tomkinson in 1911 to C. W. Dyson Perrins (1864-1958). Dyson Perrins sale, Sotheby's, 29 November 1960, lot 109 with reproductions of the miniatures on ff. 1, 64, 122, 173v on pl. 15. Acquired at that time by the Huntington Library. - C. W. Dutschke with the assistance of R. H. Rouse et al., Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, 1989). Burlington Fine Arts Club, An Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts (London 1908) n. 93 open at f. 122. G. F. Warner, Descriptive Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts in the Library of C. W. Dyson Perrins (Oxford 1920) 1:99-100 and pl. 40 of the miniature and text (not gloss) of f. 64. J. S. Dearden, "John Ruskin, the Collector, with a catalogue of the Illuminated and Other Manuscripts formerly in his Collection," The Library ser. 5 vol. 21 (1966) pp. 136-37 n. 22. Aspects of Medieval England, n. 21 open at f. 122. Chronica, 3.
Language: English, LATIN   Country: England, France   Century: 13th, 14th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
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