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San Marino, Huntington Library, EL 07 H 09
Description: ff. 67 - Bound, ca. 1840, in dark red morocco with the Bridgewater crest on front and back covers. - Composite manuscript made up of fragments of 3 or 4 legal books of Italian and English origin, brought together at an unknown date. The first and largest of these was in England before the end of the fourteenth century, when foliation, running headlines and marginalia were added. On f. 1, pressmark S. 1./2. in the hand of John Egerton (1622-86), 2nd Earl of Bridgewater. Acquired by Henry E. Huntington with the Bridgewater Library in 1917 (see pp. 5-7). - C. W. Dutschke with the assistance of R. H. Rouse et al., Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, 1989). De Ricci, 129. G. Dolezalek, Verzeichnis der Handschriften zum römischen Recht bis 1600 (Frankfurt 1972) vol. 2, s.v. San Marino.
Number of Parts: 4 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Latin Country: France? Century: 14th
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Part 1: ff. 1-49, 63-64
Description: - Parchment - 247 x 391 mm - 1 (? the final leaf of this quire remains) 28(-5 after f. 5) 38 4 (? the first leaf of this quire remains) 5-68 7 (? 3 leaves remain at the end of this quire) 88^8# 98 98(-1?, 7, 8) and a bifolium (ff. 63-64). Catchwords in inner lower margin, enclosed in frames and washed in yellow. 2 columns of 84-85 lines ruled in lead; pricking visible in the outer margin.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIV1Searchable Date Range: 1300 - 1350
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;i, ff. 1-17v, 63-64v; ii, ff. 18-25v; iii, ff. 26-49v
Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: 3- and 2-line red initials; red paragraph marks and underscoring.
Notes: Pecia marks on f. 2v, "v," on f. 8, "vi pecia," and on f. 15, "vii pecia." Running headlines and foliation in roman numerals, xxii-cvii, in an English hand of the mid-fourteenth century. References in the rubric space and in the margins, e.g. f. 37v, "…libro iiii#^to# folio xxxii in fine secunde columpne," and f. 38, "…libro iii folio vi in principio secunde columpne." Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-49v, 63-64v
Author: Petrus de Bellapertica
Title: Lectura Codicis
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: //__?___dem siticia [?] daret ei quod sertam partem heredi restitueret __?___ dicit quod non ergo et cetera
Explicit: Item filius deportati interim potest competas exi//
Notes: Breaks in the text after ff. 5, 17, 25, 33, possibly after f. 44, and 49. 
Acknowledgments: We thank Dr. Thomas M. Izbicki for his help on this manuscript.

Part 2: ff. 50-54
Description: - Parchment - 225 x 358 mm - 14(+1). 2 columns of 92 lines, ruled in lead.
Country: France?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIVSearchable Date Range: 1300 - 1399
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: Space reserved for an 8-line opening initial. Paragraph marks and underscoring in red.
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 50-54v
Author: Iohannes de [Firmiano? or Feritate?]
Title: Quaestio disputata de consuetudine
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: [S]upposito de consuetudine secundum iuris intellectum quod pro__?___mis accusaris libertum capitaliter sic puniatur
Explicit: et illa tercia non augetur ius illi cui debetur sicut ultra iiii in aut. de heredi. ab inter c. ii. Explicit questio disputata Aurl __?___ per dominum Iohannem de fir.

Part 3: ff. 55-62v
Description: - Parchment - 235 x 350 mm - 1-24. Catchword in the inner margin of f. 58v. 2 columns of 53 lines, ruled in ink and in crayon; pricking in the inner and outer margins.
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIVSearchable Date Range: 1300 - 1399
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 55-62v
Author: Dinus de Rossionibus de Mugello
Title: Apostillae in Digestum novum
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: //ubi est casus dyni. In eodem libro c. cum in talibus [sic for "tabulis"] Op. ut in glossa
Explicit: est preteritum et non situm ut obligatio contracta et non dissoluta tunc est verum ut 1. si stipulatus dynus.
Notes: Text is followed by extensive notes in an English hand, s. XV. 

Part 4: ff. 65-67v
Description: - Parchment - 255 x 380 mm - 3 columns on f. 65, and long lines on ff. 65v-67v, unruled.
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIVSearchable Date Range: 1300 - 1399
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Anglicana
Other Decoration:
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 5

Text 1: f. 65
Title: Chapter list to Justinian's Institutions
Language(s): Latin

Text 2: f. 65
Title: Notes on family relationships
Language(s): Latin
Notes: In gradum quartum noli coniungere partum/ Si sint coniuncti cito debent separari/ Tercius et quintus mox bene stare convenunt [Verses on degrees of consanguinity]; a note on the names of family relationships by blood and by marriage; Sum socer ille gener cuius mea filia coniux/ Atque socrus mea sic fuerit si filia coniux . . . [9 verses; Walther, Initia 18735]; another note on family relationship names; a note translating, "anglice," the words "patraster" and "victricus" to "stipfadyr"; a note on legal matters; Mane bibendo sero studendo perdis ocellos/ Da michi queso pocula sero mane libellos [Walther, Proverbia 14393]. 

Text 3: f. 65v
Title: Deeds pertaining to St. Asaph and Bangor
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Copies of deeds dated 1387 pertaining to the dioceses of St. Asaph and Bangor, with a note "Sumptum de registro super permutacione facta de decanatu assaph per alanum stokys cum david calverley," with the names of William de Spridlington (bishop of St. Asaph, 1376-82), Alanus de Stokes, David de Calverley, Adam de Hertyndon, John Plummer, Madoc ap David ap Iorwerth, rector of the parish church of Llanelidan, John Swafham (bishop of Bangor, 1376-98?), Griffith ap Goronwy Wethelyn, rector of the church of Llanfihangel, Richard Wodenou, citizen of London, and Griffith ap Ievan ap Ygenat, clerk in the diocese of Bangor and notary public. 

Text 4: ff. 66-67
Title: Rationes diversitatum primi et secundi libri Institutionum
Title: Incipiunt rationes diversitatis primi libri institucionum de iure naturali gencium et civili
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Que est racio diversitatis quare iura naturalia sint immutabilia sed iura civilia non
Explicit: Racio est quia anime hominum pre omnibus aliis preferendo sunt et ideo causa redemptionis captivorum Res sacre alienare bene possunt.

Text 5: f. 67v
Title: Epitome Exactis Regibus
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: [E]xactis quod a romana civitate Regibus constituti sunt duo consules ideo sic dicti quia plurimum rei publice consulerunt. Cum vero ita Actus est
Explicit: si vero in eodem municipio sunt nati non minus dicuntur municipales __erasure___ corporati seu collegiati sunt dicti//
Notes: See M. Conrat, ed., Die Epitome Exactis Regibus (Berlin 1884, repr. 1965) 1-15, here ending defectively.