Homeliae in Hiezechielem prophetam

Creator:
Gregory I, Pope, ca. 540-604
Published/Created:
Hautecombe (?),
[ca. 1150]
Physical Description:
ff. ii + 105 + ii : parchment ; 300 x 220 mm.
Notes:
Script: Written by multiple scribes in spiky early gothic bookhand.
Spaces left unfilled, f. 1r, for initials and headings at beginning of prologue and text. Decorative monochrome initials and headings, which extend the width of columns, of modest quality, in red (many oxidized). Minor initials, 5- to 2-line, some with simple penwork designs, headings, initial strokes in red.
Many leaves damaged along outer edges, now repaired, but with loss of text; stained throughout.
Binding: 1800-1810, Italy. Half bound in mottled brown calf with bright pink paper sides. Two gold-tooled, brick red labels on spine: "Greg. Pape. in Ezechiel." and "Saecul. XIII". Red edges. Bound in the same distinctive style as Marston MSS 50, 125, 128, 135, 151, 153, 158, 197, also from the Cistercian abbey of Hautecombe.
Acquired from C. A. Stonehill in 1957 by Thomas E. Marston.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment (poor quality: thick, holes, ends, repairs) of Gregory the Great, Homeliae in Hiezechielem prophetam. Written perhaps at the Cistercian abbey of Hautecombe to which it belonged.
Topics:
Bible.--O.T.--Ezekiel
Bible--Commentaries
Fathers of the church
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Topics:
Cistercians
Gregory--I,--Pope,--ca. 540-604
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Manuscripts, Medieval
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Marston MS 159
Orbis Record:
9811213
Orbis Barcode:
39002104684627
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1002520
Citation:
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Marston MS 159.
Gregory the Great, Homeliae in Hiezechielem Prophetam. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
10269773
PID:
digcoll:3749285

Number of Pages: 1
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