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

Produced: France, early 13th century

Language: Latin

Author: Hugh of Fouilly
Illustrator: 
Scribe: 

Binding: 
Media: Parchment
Script: Littera textualis

Folios: 169  Height: 30.5 cm   Width: 22 cm

Manuscript type: Miscellany

Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France

Family: n/a

 




 
Description

Contains the Aviarium of Hugh of Fouilly (folios 1r-31r); all chapters are present. 30 full color illustrations; colored initials for prologue and chapters. Medieval Book of Birds: Hugh of Fouilloy's Aviarium (Binghampton, NY, 1992) Clark aviary group: Heiligenkreuz.

Also includes Hugh's De claustro animae, De medicine animae and De nuptiis. Hugh is identified on folio 31r: "prioris canonicorum Sancti Laurentii in pago ambianesi".


 
Editions and Facsimiles

None known


 

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