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New York, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division,  NYPL MA 023
Description: ff. 147 - Late 16th century French calf, front cover missing. - "Vizet" stamped on binding. R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13883), bequeathed 1892. - De Ricci, 1319.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 8
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/NYPLMA023_41
Language: Latin; French Country: France Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-147v
Description: - Parchment - 164 x 115 mm - 14-16 long lines per page (17 in calendar), ruled in red pencil. In ff. 141-7v, ruled in light pencil.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City: Paris?
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 5?: A, text; B, f. 26r-v; C, f. 140v; D, ff. 141-145v; E, ff. 146-147
Script: Gothic; hybrid script on ff. 26r-v, 140v
Figurative Decoration: 5 miniatures.
Other Decoration: 3-line blue and red initials on gold fields. 3-, 2-, and 1-line gold initials on blue and red fields. Border designs, rubrics, linefillers in red, blue and gold. In ff. 141-145v, yellow daubs as placemarkers.
Notes: De Ricci places this in France, Paris use; Dr. Guest places it in Paris? Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-147
Title: Book of hours, use of Paris
Language(s): Latin; French
Incipit: In principio erat verbum et verbum erat apud deum et deus erat verbum
Explicit: qui tecum vivit et regnat in unitate spiritus sancti deus per omnia secula seculorum. Amen.
Notes: French in calendar, ff. 132-40, ff. 144v-145v, and in some rubrics. 
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f. 1   Opening page of calendar, in French.
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f. 13   Miniature of John the Evangelist, 3-line blue initial, border design. Main hand (hand 1).
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f. 26   Hand 2, different styles of initials.
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f. 27   Miniature of Annunciation, initials, linefillers, and border design.
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f. 132   Opening of French text, large initial and border design.
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f. 140v   Close of French text in main hand; hand 3.
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f. 141   Opening of hand 4, different style initials, rubrics in French.
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f. 146   Opening of hand 5.
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