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New York, Columbia University, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary,  UTS MS 010
Description: ff. 185 - Bound, s, XV#^ex#, in wooden boards and stamped calf, lined with a leaf from a bible, s. X. - "Iste libellus est fratrum Sancte Crucis in Altonemore prope Eecklus" showing s. XV ownership by Hohenbusch near Aachen; Leander van Ess (1772-1847); acquired by UTS in 1838. - De Ricci, p. 1640. M. McC. Gatch, 'so precious a foundation:' The Library of Leander Van Ess at the Burke Library of Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York(New York: Union Theological Seminary and The Grolier Club, 1996) 146-148.
Acknowledgments: - We thank Prof. David Ganz for his help with the dating of the pastedown.
Number of Parts: 2 - Number of Images Available: 14
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/UTSMS010_22
Language: Latin Country: Low Countries Century: 15th 9th

Part 1: ff. 1-185v
Description: - Parchment - 250 x 180 mm - 2 columns ruled in ink.
Country: Low CountriesCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Hybrida
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-185v
Title: Bible: Old Testament: Genesis-Ruth
Language(s): Latin
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Binding   Front cover, decorated with stamps of an encircled angel bearing a scroll, and of an encircled 5-petalled flower; 2 fore edge clasps.
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Binding   Inside back cover, with pegging of thongs visible.
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f. i   Ownership note; contents note, Genesis-Ruth, with number of chapters in each book; mnemonic verses on books of the bible.
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ff. i verso - 1   Parted initial; kermis-dyed fore edge tab; early modern pressmark.
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ff. 4v-5   Prologues to the various books of the bible grouped together at the beginning of the volume and carrying beyond the contents of the present book.
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ff. 5v-6   Parted initial; prologue to Genesis.
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ff. 6v-7   Chapter summaries for Genesis.
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ff. 7v-8   Genesis; fore edge tab.
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ff. 91v, 91bis, 92   Internal to Leviticus: added piece of parchment for text omitted on verso, with tie mark and note at place of omission, "quere in cedula"; parchment badly worn.
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f. 125   Chapter list for Deuteronomy with chapter numbers in arabics (and guides for rubricator in margin).
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ff. 125v-126   Beginning of Deuteronomy: pricking in outer margin every 4 lines; quire and leaf signature "q i"; initial with void design and flourishing.
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f. 150   Beginning of Joshua: quire and leaf signature, "t iii"; void design as infilling to parted and flourished initial; fore edge tab.
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Part 2: Fragment
Description: - Parchment - 250 x 180 mm - 2 columns ruled in dry point.
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City: Corvey
Assigned Date: s. IX3/3Searchable Date Range: 860 - 890
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Caroline minuscule.
Notes: Used as front pastedown in UTS MS 10; cropped vertically and horizontally. Other leaves at Fulda, Hildesheim and Chicago, Newberry Library; see B. Bischoff, Katalog der festländischen Handschriften des neunten Jahrhunderts(Wiesbaden 1998) n. 1334.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Fragment
Title: Bible: Old Testament: Prov. 23:9 and following
Language(s): Latin
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Front pastedown   Inside, now lifted.
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Front pastedown   Outside, facing towards book block.
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