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Manuel Philes, De animalium proprietate: written by Angelus Vergecius at Paris

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MS. Auct. F. 4. 15

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Manuel Philes, De animalium proprietate: written by Angelus Vergecius at Paris.

Dates

  • Written by Angelus Vergecius at Paris in 1564

Extent

63 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Auct. F. 4. 15, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Auct. F. 4. 15

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18124

Overview

Manuel Philes, De animalium proprietate: written by Angelus Vergecius at Paris

Biographical / Historical

Manuel Philes (1275-1345) was a Byzantine poet. Angelus Vergecius was a Greek scribe.

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. II, no. 3078

For a full description in Latin see, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens (Oxford, 1853, reprinted with corrections by H. O. Coxe, Oxford, 1969), Misc. no. 114

Custodial History

Manuscript 7 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given in 1601 by sir John Fortescue

Physical Facet

With fine illuminations: binding, brown leather tooled in gold, Grolieresque, with figures on each side injured, no doubt Paris work about 1565
Title
Manuel Philes, De animalium proprietate: written by Angelus Vergecius at Paris
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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