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Single leaf from an unidentified 15th-century commentary on Isaiah 3 and 4 : in German

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Title:
Single leaf from an unidentified 15th-century commentary on Isaiah 3 and 4 : in German
Former owner:
Maggs Bros.
Date:
[1480–1490]
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Manuscripts, Medieval
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Medieval and Early Renaissance Manuscripts (Collection of Distinction)
Places:
Germany
Extent:
1 leaf : parchment, ill. ; 380 x 276 (235 x 157) mm.
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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
Notes:
Ms. leaf.
Title devised by cataloger.
Origin: Written in Germany in the 1480s, from the same manuscript as BPL MS q Med. 187.
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 manila folder.
Language:
German
Table of Contents:
[Recto]: ...chomen ist von dem wir.../...Isaie iiii. Apprehendent septem mulieres. Das spricht also.../...[verso]: und an dem vitaileichen gerichte...
Identifier:
06_01_016248-06_01_016249
Call #:
RARE BKS MS pb Med. 179
BPL MS 1604 (no longer used)
Barcode:
39999087663843