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San Francisco, San Francisco State University, J. Paul Leonard Library, De Bellis Collection,  De Bellis La. 04
Description: ff. i-iv + 302 + i-iv - Bound, 18th century, in brown calf over pasteboards; rebacked in 1932 by Chas. Elce and Sons; gold stamped on spine, "Fitzpatrick." - On f. iii, note of C. F. Libbie and Co. Boston, 1908; note on front pastedown, "correct collation, 5-20-58, Washington, D. C., S. H." Given by Frank V. de Bellis, 1964, to the California State University system (to be housed at the S.F. State Library). - B. Fleith, Studien zur U"berlieferungsgeschichte der lateinischen Legenda Aurea Subsidia hagiographica 72 (Brussels 1991) citing this manuscript p. 275.
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description kindly provided by D. J. Dutschke and C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 7
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/DeBellisLa.04_13
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-302v
Description: - Paper - Tête de boeufsimilar to Briquet 14363 - 330 x 210 mm - 35-36 long lines ruled vertically full length in lead, and horizontally in ink; single prick mark approx. 1/3 down outer margin (ca. 105 mm from the top); centered catchwords.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
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Assigned Date: s. XV2Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Gothic script with humanistic influence.
Other Decoration:
Notes: Misbinding of f. 279 between ff. 272 and 273.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-301v
Author: Jacobus de Voragine
Title: Legenda aurea
Language(s): Latin
Notes: On ff. iii-iv, prologue and chapter list; text omits Graesse's chapters 48, 52, 64, 66 (but present in another version), 71; between Graesse's chapters 91 and 92, the etymology and legend of Syrus, bishop of Genoa. 
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f. iv verso   End of contents list.
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f. 1   Guide to rubric faintly inserted in outer margin.
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f. 10v   Catchword in center lower margin, part of which was already given in the text, "et contemplat," with the facing recto beginning "tione ..."
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f. 45   Vertical rules in lead, horizontal rules in ink; quire and leaf signature "e v" in lower maring; contemporary foliation in center upper margin, "45."
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f. 160v   Single prick mark in outer margin slightly above height of first letter "D."
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f. 274   Quire and leaf signature of the second series of the alphabet, here as "a iiii secundo."
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f. 287   Portion of the text expunged by scribe with note, "Nota che questa [?]pagine va cassa che fo errore e va cassa sino alla [?]pagene che segue al voltare che comenza, dya."
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