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Recomandation de l'estat de religion : manuscript codex.

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Corporate Author:
Catholic Church
Language:
French.
Earliest possible date:
1490
Latest possible date:
1510
Imprint:
France, circa 1500.
Format:
  • Book
  • 1 volume (122 leaves), 123 x 87 mm
Note:
Wanting 2 leaves after folio 98, and perhaps a gathering from the end. Single column, 24-25 lines in black ink in a single bastarda script. Capitals touched in yellow, rubrics in red, numerous 2-line initals in red. Binding: modern quarter brown calf over pasteboards, slipcase.
Access:
Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.
Summary:
A contemplative manuscript evidently made for a Franciscan nun, containing twenty-four meditations on the Sacrament (folio 47 v), forty prayers to Christ (folio 58 r), and meditations on Christ's temptations in the desert (folio 70 r). Also includes a series of prayers to be said when putting on one's clothes in the morning (folio 102 v).
Source:
Purchased, 2011. Accession 2011-098.
Provenance:
Provenance: Bergendal manuscript 63
Subjects:

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