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Name: Iohannes Damascenus De Fide Orthdoxa (transation by Burgundio Pisanus) - Anselmus Cantuariensis Opera - Hildebertus Cenomanensis Excerpta - Ivo Carnotensis Sermones - Iohannes de Rupella OFM De Divisione Multiplici Potentiarum Animae

Repository: State Library of Western Australia

Settlement: Perth

Associated Manuscript Items:
De Fide Orthdoxa

Library ref: MS.2

Acquisition: acquired in 1903 from Messrs Angus and Robertson, Melbourne

Binding: 18c. (?) bleached sheepskin over boards; spine has gilt-tooled lettering DAMASCENUS / CUM DIV. LIBRIS / ANSELMI / COD. MEMBR. SEC. XIV.

Catchwords: Catchwords agree

Collation: (2)1 (6)2 (8)3-7 (3)8 (8)9-25 (9)26 (8)27 (7)28 (8)29-31 (4)32 . Fols 51r.b, 51v., 211v., Br.-Bv. are blank


Condition: Edges untrimmed Worm-holes in fols 1-29.

Deco desc: red caps, chapter nos and rubrics; initials alternately red, with blue penwork and blue, with red penwork.

Dimensions: 320 x 210 mm

Extent: ii + 239

Foliation: contemporary foliation by roman numerals incorrect,

Hand desc: (i) French littera gothica textualis formata, from fol 9 to the end (ii) and (iii) littera cursiva currens: 1r.-8v.


Layout: two cols each of 50-2 lines

Library ref alt:

List bibl: J. S. Battye, Catalogue of Books in the Public Library of Western Australia A-L, Perth 1905, p. 493 ; K. V. Sinclair, ÔManuscrits mŽdiŽvaux dÕorigine franciscajne en AustralieÕ, Archivum Franciscanum Historicuni, VoI.LVII (1964), pp.368-9, and ÔQuelques manuscrits cisterciens inconnus en AustralieÕ, Analecta Sacri Ordinis Cisterciensis, Vol.XX (1964), pp.232-3.

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Orig date: s. xiii1

Orig place:


Provenance: on 9r. in a 14c. hand is ÔIstum librum emit dominas matheus cardinalis a monasterio sancte Marie di palaolis[N3] folium 1Õ; Av. has in 19c. pencil ÔJoannes DamascenasÕ; Ar. has Ô281.4Õ in modem pencil; inside front cover by modern hands are ÔNo.38Õ and Ô260Õ; 9r. also has the stamp of the Victoria Public Library, Perth, Western Australia with date 19 June 1903 and the stock no.20096; the volume was acquired in 1903 from Messrs Angus and Robertson, Melbourne; Ar. has the price Ô[pound sign]24.0.0 1 vol.Õ in modem pencil; former shelf-mark D85.i.4 can be read inside front cover and on the spine where it is partly effaced; now MS.2.

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 232


Signatures: quire signatures

Support: vellum, paper


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