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Lawrence, University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library,  MS C49
Description: ff. 34 - 15th century, dark brown morocco, decorated with strapwork pattern and border of plain quadruple fillets, over wooden boards with single outward bevel; remains of 2 metal clasps. - "Iste liber est domini philippi alleap(?)", 15th century (f. 1r, lower margin); "817", 19th(?) century pencil (f. 1r, upper margin); purchased from Boesen in 1959.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/MSC49_30
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-34v
Description: - Parchment - 192 x 135 mm - 21 long lines ruled in ink with full length vertical boundings in lead or ink
Country: ItalyCardinal point: northern
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4 ?Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic rotunda
Figurative Decoration: 7-line illuminated initial decorated in floreate pattern
Other Decoration: Painted red and blue initials flourished in opposing color penwork; rubricated titles; sentence initials touched in red
Number of Texts: 4

Text 1: ff. 1-2v
Author: Jerome
Title: Commentarius in Ezechielem prophetam
Title: Beatissimi Ieronimi presbiteri in sistum picthagoricum
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Pulcre in sixti libris pictagorici sententiolis dicitur
Explicit: Sed breve totum ut merito omne opusculum vel enchiridion si grece vel si latine anulus appellatur.
Notes: As preface to the following work; see PL 25:173C. 
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f. 1r   Floreated initial 'P' on gold leaf; rubricated title; owner's inscription in bottom margin

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Text 2: ff. 2v-18v
Author: Sextus Pythagoricus
Other Associate: Rufinus, translator
Title: Enchyridion
Title: Enchyridion syxti pictagorici
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Fidelis homo electus homo est, electus homo homo dei est
Explicit: Immunde autem anime nil audeas de deo dicere
Notes: Rufinus (345-410), translator 
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f. 2v   6-line blue initial 'A' flourished in red penwork

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f. 17r   Marginal notes in a contemporary hand appear to be variant readings of the text

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Text 3: ff. 18v-20r
Author: Laurentius Pisanus
Title: Laurentius pisanus presbiter Leonardo datho presbitero salutem Letter
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Mea quidem sentencia duo sunt optime virorum leonarde
Explicit: Unde mutuamus atque trahimus omnem veram sapienciam

Text 4: ff. 20v-34v
Author: Laurentius Pisanus
Title: Enchyridion
Title: Encheridyon Laurenti pysani presbiteri
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Cor simplex liberum est a scandalis
Explicit: Itaque qui deum per sapientiam novit, illum in se claudit, qui illum amat in illo est. Deo gratias.
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f. 34v   Parchment stained and dirty but still clearly legible

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