Bible (fragments).

Published/Created:
England,
[between 1225 and 1250]
Physical Description:
1 v. + 63 L. : parchment ; 155 x 104 mm.
Notes:
In volume: ownership inscription of Thomas Martin (1697-1771); ex libris Thomas Barber; ownership inscription of Emily Bagot. Purchased from Lux et Umbra on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2014.
Script: gothica textualis.
Decoration: rubricated. The volume contains 39 illuminated marginal initials, many with long marginal extensions incorporating animals or monsters. The disbound leaves contain several smaller initials. Some illuminated initials, and some leaves that most likely contained illuminated initials, appear to have been cut out in the disbound leaves.
Binding: seventeenth-century Cambridge-style paneled calf, blind-tooled; rebacked.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragments, on parchment, of an English Bible. The bound volume consists of 75 leaves containing the complete texts of the Gospels, the Pauline Epistles and Hebrews. The disbound fragment consists of 62 leaves of Old Testament texts, including most of Jeremiah and Proverbs, most of Zachariah, and 1 and 2 Machabees.
Topics:
Bible.--Latin--Versions
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Topics:
Bagot, Emily--Autograph
Barber, Thomas,---1785--Bookplate
Martin, Thomas,--1697-1771
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Manuscripts, Medieval--England--13th century
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 1211
Orbis Record:
12804244
Orbis Barcode:
39002094363976
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
15789777
Citation:
Bible (Fragments). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
15789734
PID:
digcoll:4031406

Number of Pages: 293
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