Manuscript on parchment (soft, furry; trimmed) in two parts, the first of which has several distinct formats. Part I: 1) Pierre de Peckham, La lumiere as Lais, lacking all of Book I and part of Book II. Part II: 2) Edmund Rich, St., abp. of Canterbury, Speculum amicicie, also known as Speculum religiosorum or Speculum ecclesie, in a French translation. 3) Poem on the love of God and the hatred of sin. 4) Hymn based on the "Iesu dulcis memoria" (14 quatrains). 5) Appeal of Christ to sinner. 6) Collection of recipes.
Speculum amicicie Speculum religiosorum Speculum ecclesie La lumiere as Lais; with Edmund Rich, Speculum amicicie, etc.
Devotional literature, French French literature--To 1500 Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval Literature, Medieval--Translations Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Edmund, of Abingdon, Saint, Archbishop of Canterbury, ca. 1170-1240 Pierre, de Peckham, d. 1293
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Beinecke MS 492
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 492. Pierre de Peckham, La Lumiere as Lais. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Number of Pages: 242
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