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Ermengaud, Matfre, Breviario de amor. Manuscript (Ms 63)
Codex Ms 63
1 volume, 33 x 24 cm.
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Prose paraphrase and Spanish translation of approximately 26,000 or the 34,600 lines of the Provencal didactic poem Breviari d'amor. In Spanish. Codex Ms 63.
The manuscript is open for research.
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An anonymous translation and paraphrase into Castillian prose of approximately 26,000 or the 34,600 lines of the Provencal didactic poem Breviari d'amor, a summary of many branches of medieval knowledge, including astronomy, botany, zoology, scriptural history, systematic theology, the lives of the saints, and the nature and mission of the Church. Includes a pen-and-ink drawing of the author requesting divine guidance.
In Spanish. Codex Ms 63.
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Codex Ms 63