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Enarrationes in Psalmos : manuscript fragment of Psalm XXXV.

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Author/Creator:
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo.
Language:
Latin.
Imprint:
[Eastern France/Germany, circa 825-850]
Format:
  • Manuscript/Archive
  • 1 leaf.
Note:
Carolingian minuscule script.
Access:
Open for research; material must be requested at least 24 hours in advance of intended use.
Citation:
British Museum. THE ERIC GEORGE MILLAR BEQUEST OF MANUSCRIPTS AND DRAWINGS... London, British Museum, 1968. Page 14, #43. Reported to: Bibliothèque Nationale pre-1600 manuscript census.
Summary:
A leaf from a Carolingian folio of a major patristic text.
Source:
Purchased, 1986.
Note:
Early Christian church father and philosopher (354-430). The Enarrationes in Psalmos, a series of sermon commentaries on the Psalms, was one of Augustine's most important works.
Provenance:
From the collection of Wilfred Merton; given to Eric Millar (the earliest manuscript in his collection), then as a bequest to the British Museum.
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