Prognostica temporum

Published/Created:
England
13th c
Physical Description:
Roll of 2 membranes sewn together
vellum
(728 x 127 mm.)
Abstract:
Predictions for the ensuing year according to the day of the week upon whichChristmas and January first fall.
Manuscript on parchment roll consisting of two skins clumsily sewn together by means of a green thread. Contains 3 prognostications for the year, the first based on the day of the week on which Nativity (25 Dec.) occurs, the second attributed to Bede and based on the day of the week on which 1 Jan. occurs; and the third ascribed to the prophet Ezekiel. The Latin, especially of the third prognostication, is quite poor.
Topics:
Latin literature, Medieval and modern
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Manuscripts
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 504
Orbis Record:
9653953
Orbis Barcode:
39002091598186
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1110633
Citation:
Prognostications. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
2029199
PID:
digcoll:3440810

Number of Pages: 2
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