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New York, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division,  NYPL MA 012
Description: ff. i + 605 + i - 16th century French vellum binding, rebacked. - Frater Johannes Vuatat of Paris (1355); owned (1640) by Thebaut, and 18th century by Antoine Moreau. Bought in NY by Thomas Addis Emmet, 1868. Given by John S. Kennedy, 1896. - De Ricci, 1317.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 6
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/NYPLMA012_41
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 13th

Part 1: ff. 1-605v
Description: - Parchment - 136 x 89 mm - 50 lines in two columns, ruled in very light pencil, prickings still visible. Small roman numerals occasionally appear in lower border -- appear to refer to chapter numbers on that page.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City: Paris
Assigned Date: s. XIII2/4Searchable Date Range: 1225 - 1250
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: At least 2, with second in list of readings, ff. 596-603v
Script: Gothic
Figurative Decoration: Some initials illuminated with animal figures.
Other Decoration: 6-line gold initials on blue and red backgrounds. 2- and 5-line alternating red and blue initials with opposing color penwork, often extending into borders. Book names and chapter numbers in red and blue, red daubs as placemarkers. Full border, f. 1.
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 3-603v
Title: Incipit epistola sancti ieronimi presbyteri ad paulinum de omnibus divine hystorie libris Bible with prologues and Interpretation of Hebrew Names; list of readings
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Frater ambrosius michi tua munuscula preferens detulit
Explicit: In dic apostolorum petri et pauli. Anno domini m lv
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f. 3   Opening of text with large initial, rubric, full border design, small initials with penwork, placemarkers, name of book and chapter number in red and blue. Later note and library stamp.
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f. 54   Initial with animal figure.
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f. 239   Initial showing rabbit playing harp; small initials with penwork, placemarkers.
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f. 552   Opening of Interpretation of Hebrew Names.
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f. 596   Opening of list of readings, in hand 2.
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f. 603v   Explicit, library stamp.
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