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Beinecke MS 1207
Italy, [between 1300 and 1350]
Innocent V, Pope, approximately 1224-1276, Commentaria super quarto libro Sententiarum Petri Lombardi.
ii + 90 + ii : parchment ; 335 x 225 mm.
This material is open for research.
Manuscript, on parchment, in at least two hands, of the commentary on the fourth book
of Peter Lombard's Sentences by Petrus de Tarantasia's (later Pope Innocent V). This
manuscript is a palimpsest; the parchment is from at least three unidentified thirteenth
century Italian manuscripts. The first, apparently a glossed legal text, is most apparent
Ex libris Convent of San Domenico, Gaeta; HIspanic Society of America (MS B2566).
Purchased from Bernard M. Rosenthal, Inc. on the Asahel Henry Grant Fund, 2014.
Ff. 89-80, back flyleaf and former pastedown, is a bifolium in a different, round
gothic book hand, containing part of an alphabetical index to an unidentified legal
Foliation given as found in the manuscript, including six foliated stubs.
Ownership inscription in the lower margin of f1r: Iste liber est conventus sancti
dominici de gayeta ordinis predicatorum...
Laid in: fragment of a description of the manuscript, in French, in a nineteenth-century
Layout: double columns throughout, mostly of 60-65 lines each. Four-column list of
chapter headings on f87v-88v.
Script: semi-cursive gothic book hand.
Decoration: two-line initials in pen and ink.
Binding: eighteenth-century half sheep; patterned paper over pasteboards.
Innocent V, Commentaria super quarto libro Sententiarum Petri Lombardi. General Collection,
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Innocent V, Pope, approximately 1224-1276.
Peter Lombard, Bishop of Paris, approximately 1100-1160. -- Sententiarum libri IV
San Domenico (Church : Gaeta, Italy)
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Connecticut -- New Haven.
Theology, Doctrinal -- Early works to 1800.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Italy -- 13th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Italy -- 14th century.
Palimpsests -- Italy -- 13th century.
Palimpsests -- Italy -- 14th century.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.