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New York, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division,  NYPL MA 007
Description: ff. 606 + i - Spanish wooden boards and stamped leather, ca. 1500 - Collection of Marquis de Morante; his sale (1872) to Bachelin. From the R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13880), bequeathed 1892. - De Ricci, 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. 3.
Acknowledgments: - We thank Prof. Lucy Freeman Sandler for her extensive work towards the present description of this manuscript.
Number of Parts: 2 - Number of Images Available: 5
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/NYPLMA007_41
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 13th 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-488v, 493-606v
Description: - Parchment - 172 x 113 mm - 45 lines in two columns, ruled in pencil, prickings occasionally visible.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City: Paris
Assigned Date: s. XIIImedSearchable Date Range: 1240 - 1260
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1, plus occasional notings hands
Script: Gothic
Artist(s): Mathurin atelier, style of
Figurative Decoration: Approx. 80 historiated initials
Other Decoration: Alternating blue and red initials, 2-line and 4-line, with opposing color penwork, often extending into borders.
Notes: Occasional faint marginal sketch for the illuminator. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-488v, 493-606v
Title: Incipit epistola sancti ieronimi presbyteri Bible with prologues and Interpretation of Hebrew names
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Frater ambrosius michi tua munuscula preferens detulit
Explicit: f. 562v: dicit qui testimonium perhibet istorum etiam venio cito amen. Veni domine ihesu. Gratia domini nostri Ihesu; f. 606v: Zyorductio ut oliva.
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f. 1   List of the books of the Bible with the number of chapters in each.
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f. 3   Opening of text, with large illuminated initial showing Jerome writing. Rubric, red placemarkers, and name of text in red and blue.
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f. 420v   Illuminated initial showing Jonah and the whale, 2-line initial with penwork, rubric, book name and chapter number.
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f. 563   Opening of Interpretation of Hebrew Names. Initials, rubrics.
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Part 2: ff. 489-492v
Description: - Parchment - 172 x 113 mm - 46 lines in two columns, ruled in very light red, prickings visible.
Country: Italy?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Italian round gothic
Other Decoration: 2-line red initials with bluish/purple penwork, red chapter numbers, red and blue book names, red placemarkers.
Notes: De Ricci states that these pages are written in a 15th century Italian hand. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 489-492v
Title: Bible, New Testament, Luke 15-23
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: dragmam unam nonne accendit lucernam et everrit domum et quaerit diligenter donec inveniat
Explicit: ex his in quibus eum acusatis. Sed neque Herodes
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f. 489   Opening of part two, with initial, placemarkers, book name and chapter number.
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