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San Francisco, San Francisco State University, J. Paul Leonard Library, De Bellis Collection,  De Bellis La. 02
Description: ff. i (parch.) + 72 + i (parch.) - Bound, 15th century, in blind stamped (incl. 4-petalled flower; running stag; 2 birds addorsed and regardant) brown calf over wooden boards; 2 fore edge clasps with design of Paschal Lamb; rebacked. - F. Joannes Majoli (signature in a modern hand); acquuired in 1919 by Federico Patetta (1867-1945). Given by Frank V. de Bellis, 1964, to the California State University system (to be housed at the S.F. State Library).
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description kindly provided by D. J. Dutschke and C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 6
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/DeBellisLa.02_13
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-72v
Description: - Parchment - 197 x 139 mm - 31 long lines ruled horizontally in ink and vertically in dry point, with a single prick mark in outer margin above first written line; centered catchwords between flourishes.
Country: ItalyCardinal point: northern (?)
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV1Searchable Date Range: 1400 - 1450
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Cursive gothic.
Other Decoration:
Number of Texts: 7

Text 1: ff. 1-36v
Author: Pseudo Augustine
Title: Sermones ad fratres in eremo commorantes
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Sermons 1-28, PL 40:1235-1287, repeating sermon 26, the first time between sermons 18 and 19 (and in a shortened version), the second time in its correct position and full length. 
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ff. 16v-17   Catchword centered in lower margin; 2-line initial; running headline.
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Text 2: f. 49r-v
Author: Callixtus?
Title: De conversione sancti Augustini
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Magnus ille doctor et egregius Augustinus qui vere fuit norma et speculum . . .
Explicit: . . .finem nostram deus attendit, hec Calistus de Augustino.

Text 3: ff. 49v-50
Author: Sigebert of Gembloux (?)
Title: Epistola ad Macedonium de beato Augustino
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Tempore Theodosii senioris Augustinus vir acutissimus nobilibus cartaginensis ortus natalibus venit romam . . .
Explicit: . . .Nam multi iam heretici surrexerrint quotiens quos dominus Augustinus instituit et ordinat hec, et cetera.

Text 4: f. 50v
Author: Bede?
Title: Chronicle(?).
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Anno domini CCCC xxxvii Sistus sedit annis viii et diebus xix. Eo tempore valla rex gottorum vandalos odio insectans etiam in africa . . .
Explicit: . . .sed nec quidem possint lectione percurri obiit autem anno domini CCCC xlvi. Premissa habentur ex cronica venerabilis bede.

Text 5: f. 51
Title: Relics of Augustine?
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Anno leonis quarto Liprandus lo<n>gumbardorum rex audiens quod sarraceni, depopulata sardinia, illa autem loca fedassent . . .
Explicit: . . .quia sicut aqua illa sordes diluit sic sordes hereticorum ab ecclesia effluens eius doctrina absterxit.

Text 6: ff. 51v-52; f. 52v blank
Title: Chaper list
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Reference from chapter list to text by means of sermon and folio numbers. 

Text 7: ff. 53-71; ff. 71v-72v blank
Title: Bible, O.T., Proverbs
Language(s): Latin
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ff. 52v-53   Verso: single prick mark in upper outer margin, with vertical rules in dry point and horizontal rules in ink. Recto: 6-line blue initial and alternating 2-line red and blue initials.
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Binding   Back cover: fore edge clasps of Paschal Lamb; rebacked.
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