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Guide to Saint Jerome Explanationes in Ysayam, excerpta. Manuscript, 1442

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Jerome, Saint Explanationes in Ysayam, excerpta. Manuscript (Ms 25)


15th century

Manuscript Number:

Codex Ms 25


1 volume, 15 x 11 cm.


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Excerpts from Saint Jerome's commentary on Isaiah, probably written at Erfurt, in the Carthusian convent. Text in Latin. Codex Ms 25.

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Scope Note

Fair copy of excerpts from Saint Jerome's commentary on Isaiah, which once belonged to the the Carthusians near Erfurt. The codex contains the following texts: Registrum in 18 libros explanationum sancti Ieronimi in Ysayam (fols. 1r-30r); Ex Dictis Sancti Ieronimi Super Ysaiam (fols. 31r-416r); Ex libro 8. Explanationum Beati Ieronimi Super Ysaiam Quaedam Notabilia (fols. 417r-418v.) Includes red initials and marginalia.

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Codex Ms 25

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