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Opening page, table of contents.

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Title
Opening page, table of contents.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Livre de sainte meditation.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1442 - 1470
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 58
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Arms of first owner, f.2. Said to have belonged to Colonel Fesch. John Broadley sale (London, 1832) to Thorpe. Bought 1835 by A.A. Smets. R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.
Content: 1 scribe?
Content: 3 small miniatures.
Content: 36 long lines, ruled in light purple. Catchwords and some prickings visible.
Content: Border designs around miniatures, with flowers, leaves, vines and penwork. Occasional blue initials on gold field; alternating blue and red initials with opposing color penwork. Placemarkers in red and blue, rubrics, marginal notes.
Content: De Ricci, 1323-4. Temple article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.
Content: Final rubric f. 208: Explicit a este ce present livre le jour Sainct Francois, quart Octobre l'an mil iiii#^c# xlii. Temple cites this, 1442, as the date. De Ricci and Guest say ca. 1470.
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7de47af0-c5cb-012f-85c8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1442: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page, table of contents." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1442 - 1470. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page, table of contents." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1442 - 1470). Opening page, table of contents. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page, table of contents.