On paper Written by several scribes in gothic cursive and italic script. Headings of gothic textura, square capitals, and a large humanistic script, in reddish brown, green, and black.
The order of the contents is as follows: descriptions of some cities of Pomerania, genealogy of the Dukes of Pomerania, the Chronicle proper. Written by Valentin von Eickstedt in 1574. Manuscript on paper (sturdy and rough) of 1) Valentin von Eickstedt, Pommersche Chronik, in German. Contains descriptions of some cities of Pomerania, genealogy of the Dukes of Pomerania, and the Chronicle proper. Written by Valentin von Eickstedt (1527-79) in 1574. 2) Funeral orations for the Dukes of Pomerania (in Latin), by Daniel Cramer (1568-1637), Lutheran theologian and archdeacon of Stettin.
German literature--Early modern, 1500-1700 Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Pomerania (Poland and Germany)--History--Early works to 1800 Pomerania, Dukes of
Cramer, Daniel Heyden, Hermann van der, 1572-ca. 1650 Riant, Paul Edouard Didier, comte, 1836-1888, provenance
German German, Middle High (ca.1050-1500) Latin
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Beinecke MS 99
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Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 99. Valentin von Eickstedt, Pommersche Chronik, etc. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 1047
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