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Name: Biblia Vulgata (Proverbia - Apocalypsis) - Regimius Altissiodorensis Interpretationes Nominum Hebraicorum

Repository: Geelong Church of England Grammar School

Settlement: Corio

Associated Manuscript Items:
Interpretationes Nominum Hebraicorum
Biblia Vulgata (Proverbia - Apocalypsis)

Library ref: no shelf-mark

Acquisition: presented by C. A. S. Hawker in 1938 [N21 Charles Allen Seymour Hawker (1894-1938), pastoralist and politician; cf. Aust. Enc., Vol.IV, pp.443-4.]

Binding: old oak boards with bevelled edges covered with canvas; covers carry five brass studs in quincunx (centre one missing from front cover); spine damaged; remains of two straps.

Catchwords: A few catchwords remain

Collation: (16)1-3 (14)4 (16)5-6 (14)7-8 (16)9 (12)10 (16)11-14 (8)15 (14)16 (12)17 Av.-Bv., 222v., Cr.-Cv. are blank.


Condition: Edges trimmed, bottom edge bears contemporary lettering secunda pars biblie, spine damaged

Deco desc: red rubrics; letters of running Book titles and small caps alternately red and blue; initials blue, with red penwork or red, with blue penwork

Dimensions: 222 x 150 mm

Extent: iv + 248

Foliation: contemporary foliation in arabic numerals 1-223 (correct) on the first 223 sheets

Hand desc: French (?) littera gothica textualis


Layout: 2 cols each of 49 to 53 lines

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Orig date: s. xiii2

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Provenance: 248v. in 15c. hand are listed a few locations for vocables such as ÔamicusÕ, ÔdetractioÕ, ÔgulaÕ, ÔcarusÕ; 1r. has Ô1540Õ in 16c. black ink; inside front cover are 15c. scribbles and date Ô1602Õ; inside back cover among further scribbles are ÔA.D.1515Õ, ÔLibrum hunc emi . . . anno domini 1442. . .Ô; Dv. in modern pencil Ô238Õ, Ô218Õ, ÔqoavqÕ, Ar. has in modern pencil ÔBiblia Sacra Saeculi XIIIÕ, Ô383Õ and an extract from an English booksellerÕs catalogue, entry numbered 1102; Dr. carries the date Ô22/2/19Õ

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 184



Support: vellum


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