Script: Written by a single scribe in bold, upright gothic textura; commentary added in an inelegant cursive (16th century). Trimming has affected some marginal commentary; f. 108 badly mutilated with loss of text. Leaves at beginning and end of codex stained and repaired. Binding: Nineteenth century. Red edges. Brown goatskin, blind- and gold-tooled.
Manuscript on parchment (thick, furry) of Stimulus amoris, translated into English by Walter Hilton from a Latin devotional text often attributed to Bonaventure. Followed by an anonymous devotional treatise.
Hilton, Walter, d. 1396 [Translator] Jacobus, Mediolanensis, active 13th century [Author]
Devotional literature, English (Middle) Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Jacobus,--Mediolanensis,--active 13th century
English, Middle (1100-1500)
Decorated initials Devotional literature Hand coloring Illuminated manuscripts Marginalia
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Beinecke MS 223
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 223. Jacobus Mediolanensis, Stimulus Amoris, etc. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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