Single leaf from an unidentified 15th-century commentary on Isaiah 3 and 4 : in German
- Single leaf from an unidentified 15th-century commentary on Isaiah 3 and 4 : in German
- Former owner:
- Maggs Bros.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Medieval and Early Renaissance Manuscripts (Collection of Distinction)
- 1 leaf : parchment, ill. ; 380 x 276 (235 x 157) mm.
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Source of acquisition: Acquired in 1957 from Maggs.
- Notes (citation):
Bond, W.H. Supplement to the Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, p. 220
Title devised by cataloger.
Origin: Written in Germany in the 1480s, from the same manuscript as BPL MS q Med. 187.
Bibliographic record created by BPL staff based on description by Dr. Lisa Fagin Davis.
- Notes (object):
Script: Written in a Gothic formata in black ink with red rubrics.
Layout: 1 column, 31 lines. Vertical bounding lines full-length in black ink.
Decoration: Verso: 13-line portrait of the prophet Isaiah in outer margin, pointing at the gloss.
Binding: Housed in an oversize folder.
- Table of Contents:
[Recto]: ...chomen ist von dem wir.../...Isaie iiii. Apprehendent septem mulieres. Das spricht also.../...[verso]: und an dem vitaileichen gerichte...
- Call #:
RARE BKS MS pb Med. 179
BPL MS 1604 (no longer used)