Franciscan miscellany.

Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
  • Latin
  • Middle High German (ca. 1050-1500)
Published/​Created
[Germany] : [producer not identified], [between 1300 and 1500]
Description
1 volume (64 leaves) : parchment ; 22 cm

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Bookseller
Former owner
Notes
  • Title from printed catalog.
  • Script: Cursiva libraria, in many hands.
  • Decoration: None. There are guide letters and spaces on fol. 35r-v for four unexecuted initials.
Binding note
Germany, late 15th century. Beveled boards (8 mm thick), probably oak, covered in parchment with the hair side facing out and decorated front and back by four concentric frames with a cross saltire at the center.
Provenance
Princeton Ms. 175 is a composite volume of sermons and other texts written by various members of the Franciscan order in paper booklets during the period 1350-1475. Intermediate provenance is unknown. The Princeton University Library purchased from the London antiquarian bookseller Sam Fogg Rare Books in 2001 (Acc. no. 2002-95).
References
Medieval & Renaissance manuscripts in the Princeton University Library, volume 2, pages 446-449.
Cite as
Princeton MS. 175, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
OCLC
1116175072
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