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Oberlin, Oberlin College, Main Library, Special Collections,  091.223.2 1471
Description: ff. iv + 157 + v - Original wooden boards covered in tooled leather, in poor condition. Remnants of clasps. - Note on back flyleaf: Antonius Bonus Catharensis(?) phisicus <?> (c. 1500). From a note in in-house files, the book seems to have passed through the Anderson Galleries in New York City. Gift to the library in 1925. - De Ricci, p. 1970.
Notes:-Severely damaged by water.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 19
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/091.223.21471_26
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-157v
Description: - Paper - 340 x 240 mm - Two columns of 40 lines, blind ruled. Each Psalm verse begins with a blue initial and this is followed by a commentary that begins with a red initial.
Country: ItalyCardinal point: northeastern
Region: VenetoCity: Padua
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1471, April
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Scribe(s): Anibal de Valosi?
Script: Humanistic
Notes: Note with scribe's name and date is on back flyleaf. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-157v
Author: Bruno of Würzburg
Title: Psalter commentary
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Beatus dicitur quasi bene aptus id est Christus cui omnia desiderata succedunt virum egregie subiunxit
Notes: On ff. 1-7v, introductory material by Jerome and others; from f. 8 onwards, Psalms with verse by verse commentary drawn from Bruno of Würzburg. Also includes the Canticles, the Lord's Prayer, and the Creed with commentary at the end of the volume. 
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Inside front cover   Sketch of a tower or castle.
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f. 1   Painted intial on a gold ground; border of painted leaves and gold balls.
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f. 8   Opening of main text; painted initial B.
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Back flyleaf   Scribe's name, date of copying, "Anibal de velosi [?] scriptsit die 9 [?] mensis aprilis 1471." Note on saying the penitential psalms for forgiveness, certain other psalms for spiritual grace, others for praising God, others for tribulations. Sketches.
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Inside back cover   Note: Qui me Antonium bonum colit, et quem ipsum ego Veneror et par pati est unicuique referendum, sed Lex nostra prohibet Nam maxillam percutienti alteram porrigias. Nota Deus humiles exaltat. N. (on mutual affection between Ant. Bonus and others).
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