Liber ad monachos

Creator:
Hieronymus de Neapoli
Published/Created:
Italy
s. XV^^2 [2nd half 15th century]
Physical Description:
i, 54, i l.
200 x 139 (140 x 99) mm.
Notes:
Script: Written by two scribes. Scribe 1 (ff. 1r-22r) in informal humanistic script. Scribe 2 (ff. 22r-54v) in fere-humanistic script.
Gold initial, 4-line, infilled and surrounded by blue penwork designs, on f. 1r for beginning of prologue; charming border extending down inner margin, in blue and purple penwork, with gold dots, incoporates grotesque with gold tongue. Plain red initials, 3- to 2-line, with purple penwork, for first incipit. Headings and paragraph marks in red throughout. Guide-letters for rubricator.
Some folios repaired with modern paper or parchment along lower margin.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Rigid vellum case.
The author Hieronymus Miraballius of Naples was vicar general of the Olivetan order 1417-20, 1431-35.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment of Book for the instruction of monks.
Topics:
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Monasticism and religious orders--Rules
Topics:
Hieronymus de Neapoli
Olivetans--Rules
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Manuscripts
Format:
Physical Object
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 379
Orbis Record:
9780557
Orbis Barcode:
39002091597337
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1015897
Citation:
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 379.
Hieronymus de Neapoli, Liber ad Monachos. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
2004054
PID:
digcoll:3330331

Number of Pages: 1
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