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Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  LJS 450
Description: ff. 331 - Wooden boards binding - Sold at auction at Christie's, 4 June 2003, lot 16, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg. Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2010 - Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), p. 150
Notes:-Two 12th-century parchment bifolia used as pastedowns also removed and preserved separately and stored with the manuscript; from an Italian antiphonal probably made in central Italy, they contain chants for Easter and its octave, with text in protogothic script and notation in Beneventan neumes on 3-line staves ruled in metalpoint with the line above the text traced in red
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Latin Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-311
Description: - Paper - 308 mm x 212 mm - 40-55 long lines
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Assigned Date: s. XV2Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: Single hand
Script: Semigotica
Other Decoration: Headings in pink or red ink
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1r-322r
Title: Legal texts
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Collection of treatises on civil law, including both Roman law and canon law, compiled in Italy. Bartolo of Sassoferrato, Angelo degli Ubaldi, Baldo degli Ubaldi, Giovanni d'Andrea, Jacobus de Arena, and Martino da Fano are all represented by multiple treatises, with other authors also present. Final bifolia with table of contents preserved separately and stored with manuscript