Commentaries on Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Wisdom and Ecclesiasticus

Creator:
Petrus, Cantor, ca. 1130-1197
Published/Created:
France (?),
[ca. 1200]
Physical Description:
ff. 16 : parchment ; 445 x 330 mm.
Materials:
parchment
Notes:
Script: Copied by one hand in early Gothica Textualis. Running headlines in flourished majuscules alternately red and blue; they stop after f. 6.
Many leaves are badly soiled.
Red underlining of biblical passages. 2-line flourished initials with extensions in the margin or in the intercolumnar space; they are in red and blue on ff. in quire I, in red only in quires II-III (two flourished initials on f. 1v are also executed only in red); two initials of that type are missing, ff. 11r and 16r. Larger initials at the beginning of the commentary of new Bible books: 4-line littera duplex "B(eatus)" on f. 4r, Prologue to Ecclesiastes; 3-line "Q(uecumque)" on f. 8v, Prologue to Wisdom; 11-line "S(ummi)" and 6-line "O(mnis)", both red on beige background, on f. 15r, Prologue and text of Ecclesiasticus.
Binding: Unbound.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of Petrus Cantor (c. 1130-1197), Commentum in libros Proverbiorum, Ecclesiastes, Sapientiae et Ecclesiastici.
Topics:
Bible.--O.T.--Apocrypha.--Ecclesiasticus
Bible.--O.T.--Ecclesiastes
Bible.--O.T.--Proverbs
Bible--Commentaries
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Scholasticism
Topics:
Petrus,--Cantor,--ca. 1130-1197
Language:
Latin
Genre:
fragments (AAT)
Manuscripts
Rubrics
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 895
Orbis Record:
9884264
Orbis Barcode:
39002091240243
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
11017190
Citation:
Petrus Cantor, Commentaries on Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Wisdom and Ecclesiasticus. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
11007470
PID:
digcoll:3945016

Number of Pages: 32
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