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New York, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division,  NYPL MA 002
Description: ff. v + 191 + i - Original wooden boards and scored leather. Two charters as endleaves. - Given 16 April 1480 by Pyatardi (?), cantor and canon of cathedral of St. Maurice, Vienne, to Father Johannes Burgensis, guardian of the Franciscan house of Our Lady near Cluses (Burgundy). Bought at William R. Williams sale, New York 1896. - De Ricci, 1315-1316. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 7.
Acknowledgments: - We thank Prof. Lucy Freeman Sandler for her extensive work towards the present description of this manuscript.
Number of Parts: 4 - Number of Images Available: 9
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/NYPLMA002_41
Language: Latin Country: France? Century: 15th 12th

Part 1: Front pastedown
Description: - Parchment - 317 x 205 mm - 34 long lines
Country: France?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVmedSearchable Date Range: 1440 - 1460
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date: 1445
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Cursive documentary script
Other Decoration: Notarial mark of Glandinus Vincentii in lower margin of document.
Notes: Line 2: "quadragesimo quinto indictione octava. Cum eodem anno sumpta die vero septima mensis septembris…" suggesting that the date of the document is near 1445, September 7. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Front pastedown
Title: Charter
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: In nomine domini amen.
Explicit: tradidit in testimonium praemissorum.
Status of text: Very faded at right side, end of lines cut off.
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Front pastedown   Charter pasted upside down on inside of front cover (but mounted here with original orientation); interlinear modern transcription of the text.
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Part 2: ff. ii-iv
Description: - Paper - 302 x 214 mm - 31 lines in two columns, ruled in pen, prickings visible.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVexSearchable Date Range: 1485 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Ba^tarde
Other Decoration:
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. ii-iv
Title: In nomine patris et filii et spiritus sancti et beate virginis marie et omnium sanctorum. Incipit legendarium sanctorum per totum anni circulum secundum sancte romane ecclesie usum. In sancti Saturnini martiris lectio prima. Lectionary for the office
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Rome natale sancti Saturnini martiris
Explicit: cordis repleta bona voluntate
Status of text: Pages torn and worn and stained where taped.
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f. ii   Opening of legendary with rubrics; spaces reserved for initials.
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Part 3: ff. v, 1-191v
Description: - Parchment - NOT RECORDED x 311x 212 mm - 22-44 lines in up to 3 columns, ruled in pencil, prickings and occasional catchword visible.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIIexSearchable Date Range: 1185 - 1199
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1; different noting hands on f. v
Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: Large red and blue initials, some puzzle design, with penwork extending into border. Alternating blue and red smaller initials. Red and blue placemarkers. Name of book and chapter number in red and blue.
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. v, 1-191
Title: Bible, New Testament, Gospels of Matthew and Mark, glossed
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Matheus ex iudea sicut in ordine primus ponitur ita evangelium in iudea primus scripsit
Explicit: et sermonem confirmantem sequentibus signis.
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f. v recto   Biblical exposition in highly abbreviated script.
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f. v verso   Venerabilis et egregius dominus dominus [blank] Pyatardi [?] ecclesie cathedralis sancti mauricii viennensis canttor et cannonicus dedit et tradidit hunc librum patri fratri Johanni burgensi conventus domine nostre prope clusas gardiano 16 aprilis 1480.
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f. 1   Opening of main text, large initial with penwork, small initial and placefinder, name of book in blue and red. Biblical text written larger than commentary.
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f. 8v   Page of text with catchword and quire signature.
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f. 45   Marginal note, 3 columns of text, placemarkers.
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f. 191   Explicit of main text; lower margin cut away, possibly to use parchment for another purpose, or possibly to remove owership note.
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Part 4: Back pastedown
Description: - Parchment - 309 x 217 mm - 34 long lines, ruled in pencil.
Country: France?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Cursive documentary script
Other Decoration: 3-line brown initial.
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Back pastedown
Title: Charter?
Language(s): Latin
Status of text: Cropped on the right.
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Back pastedown   Charter? Pasted to inside back cover upside down (but here mounted in original orientation); perhaps left half only of document.
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