[De Virginitate (prose version)]

Medieval Manuscripts Text Leaves
[De Virginitate (prose version)]

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Item No: mcat051211
Title: [De Virginitate (prose version)]
Additional Title: [De Virginitate (prose version)]
Script: Anglo-Saxon script
Language: Latin
Folio Number: front
Source: Rare Book Department

Inc recto: et contritis corde...consuleus.

Expl. verso:...et aruspicibus uana falsitatis deleramenta

De Ricci 358

Other leaves of this ms. are scattered in several different libraries.

Cf. E. A. Lowe in Levre

Kraus catal. 88, also #3, cat. 95

"Given me by Mr. R. Contan Mar. 1855"

Acquired by J. F. Lewis in 1914

See also Kraus Catalogue 88, Early Medieaeval and Renaissance Mss., p. 11 for desc. and photos of leaves from same ms. and his Catalogue 95, Item 3 (1962), pp. 12-15 for same leaves.

See Letter of Francis Wormald, 4 Sept. 1957.

capp. XLIII-XLIV R. Ehwald, Aldhelmi Opera [=Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Auctores Antiquissimi, XV]. pp. 296, line 9-297, line 9.


See: Leaf No. 1B (Plate 2) in Roland L. Collins. Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts in America (1976).

See: XXIV:1 (p. 454) in Bond's Supplement (1962).

Country: Country:England

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 899
ShelfMark: Lewis T121
Creator Name: Aldhelm (c. 639-709) - Author


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