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Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department,  Lewis E 004
Description: ff. ii + 103 + ii - S. XX#^in# parchment over pasteboard, gold-tooled line border on edges, gold-stamped spine with false raised bands; HEXAMERON AMBROSII M.S. 1468 stamped in gold on spine - Montello, diocese of Treviso, [olim ms. n. 10] (after 1469); sold Anderson & Co., New York (December 6, 1920, no. 279); G. Michelmore, bookseller, London; resold by American Art Association, New York (January 30, 1923); John Frederick Lewis, Philadelphia - De Ricci, p. 2045, no. 116; Wolf, Descriptive Catalogue, p. 7-8, no. 4.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 3
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/LewisE004_4
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-103
Description: - Parchment - 192 x 140 mm - 1 column of 33-34 lines, hard point ruling.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City: Treviso, Montello
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1468
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Scribe(s): Guglielmo de Cruce
Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: 4-line initials in red throughout; running titles in red.
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: ff. 1r-102r
Author: Ambrose of Milan
Title: Hexameron
Title: In nomine dei patris omnipotentis et gloriose uirginis marie. Incipit exameron sancti ambrosii episcopi mediolanensis doctoris eximii. Et est domus montelli ordinis cartusie
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Tantum ne opinionis assumpsisse homines...
Explicit: cui est honor gloria perpetuitas a seculis, et nunc et semper et in omnia secula seculorum. Amen.
Notes: Inscription: Fol. Ir: Dom[us] mo[n]telli ord[in]is cart[usie] dyoces[is] ta[r]usie. Fol. CIIIv: ...Sc[ri]pt[us] per me fr[atr]em guill[ie]m de cruce. P[ro]fessu[m] ei[us]de[m] dom[us] 1468. 
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f. 1r   Opening page
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f. 102v   Colophon
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Text 2: ff. 103r-v
Title: Three short exempla
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Excerpt from Hugh of Grenoble, De vero iudicio iudicando, the Thesaurus pauperum, and the Exposition of Alan of Lisle on Matthew 26 
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f. 103r   [No Title for Display]
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