Manuscript: lat. 2495A
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Bibliothèque Nationale de France, lat. 2495A
 

Produced: France, 2nd quarter 13th century

Language: Latin

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Media: Parchment
Script: Littera textualis

Folios: 123  Height: 28 cm   Width: 20 cm

Manuscript type: Bestiary

Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France

Family: First; H

 




 
Description

Folios 1r-17v: The Aviarium of Hugh of Fouilly; missing chapters 31-60, but includes the Ibis chapter and an incomplete copy of "the colors of the dove". One full color illustration. Medieval Book of Birds: Hugh of Fouilloy's Aviarium (Binghampton, NY, 1992) Clark aviary group: Paris.

Folio 18r: Fragment of a bestiary. Three full color illustrations.

Also contains the De rota by Hugh of Fouilloy, a letter of Alexander to Didimus, and works by Richard of St Victor and Godfrey of Auxerre.


 
Editions and Facsimiles

None known


 

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