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Postilla super librum Psalmorum.

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Author/Creator:
Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349
Language:
Latin. In Latin, Gothic book hand.
Earliest possible date:
1450
Latest possible date:
1499
Imprint:
[Germany, later 15th cent.]
Format:
  • Manuscript/Archive
  • 1 v. (179 leaves); 32 cm.
Note:
The book is bound with alum-tawed leather-covered boards (with a parchment label) containing several lines of 10th century Carolingian miniscule. The original iron clamp, ring, and three-link chain are attached to the back cover.
Citation:
Reported to: Bibliothèque Nationale pre-1600 manuscript census.
Summary:
Commentary on the psalms.
Note:
French Franciscan friar, Theologian, and professor at the Sorbonne. The colophon on the last page of this manuscript assigns the original date for the work as 1326. The scriptural commentaries of Nicholas became the authoritative interpretation of the Bible throughout Europe.
Provenance:
Gift, 1978.
Action note:
Cons. Trans. #3875.
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