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Italian manuscript made up of two MSS. beg. 'Comincia el prologo del libro del Lucidario', written in the 17th century

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MS. Bodl. 1025

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Made up of two MSS:
  1. (p. 1) 'Comincia el prologo del libro del Lucidario', then after the prologue 'Comincia el libro del Maestro et del Discepolo': an Italian translation of the Elucidarium ascribed to Anselm, Augustine, Guibertus Novigentinus, Honorius Augustodunensis, William of Coventry, etc. (a summary of theology in three books): text beg. 'Disc. Glorioso maestro, io ti prego': an imperfect list of contents is on pp. v-vi.
  2. (p. 65). 'Cominciasi il prologo del libro il quale ha nome Horologio della Sapientia', followed by the work itself, an Italian translation of the Horologium (or, Dialogus) Sapientiae of Henricus Suso: text beg. 'La Sapientia, io amai ... Era alcuno giouine': there is a list of contents at end. On fol. 230* is: -- '1642. Io Antonio Rouelascho ho copiato il presente libro di mia mano propria 1' Anno sopradetto ritrouandomi hora nella Città di Venetia essendo di etta de Anni uenti sei, et l'ho fornito sotto il di sei Febraro.'.

Dates

  • written in the 17th century

Extent

232 pages

Language of Materials

  • Italian

Shelfmark

MS. Bodl. 1025

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 24734.

Custodial History

Catalogue of the ... collection of Splendid Manuscripts ... formed by M. Guglielmo Libri 1859 no. 624.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 5/8 × 6 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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