Script: Written in early gothic bookhand by several scribes, above top line. Plain monochrome initials in red for ff. 1-18; similar initials, but with simple designs in both parchment and red ink for remainder of codex. Headings in red, ff. 1r-24v, 27r-30v only. Instructions to rubricator along outer and lower edges. Some staining at end of volume; no loss of text. Binding: Twentieth century, England (?). Quires cut in for sewing. Rigid vellum case with title in ink on spine: "Leo P. P. Sermones". Purchased from C. A. Stonehill in 1958 by Thomas E. Marston.
Marston MS 208 is the second of a two-part codex that was formerly designated "17-34" in the archives of La Seo in Saragossa. Manuscript on parchment (speckled, yellow on hair side) of a collection of sermons.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library Sermons, Latin Sermons--Early works to 1800
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Marston MS 208
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Marston MS 208. Sermons. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Number of Pages: 3
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