Manuscript: Csc. 226
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Heiligenkreuz Stiftsbibliothek, Csc. 226
(Heiligenkreuz Aviary)
 

Produced: Eastern France, late 12th century

Language: Latin

Author: Hugh of Fouilloy
Illustrator: Single
Scribe: Single

Binding: 
Media: Parchment
Script: Littera textualis

Folios: 153  Height: 26.1 cm   Width: 17.5 cm

Manuscript type: Aviary

Location: Heiligenkreuz Stiftsbibliothek (Heiligenkreuz Abbey), Vienna, Austria

Family: n/a

 




 
Description

The Aviarium of Hugh of Fouilloy is on folios 129r-145v. All chapters are present. 30 line drawings. Large initial for the prologue, smaller colored initials for the chapters. Medieval Book of Birds: Hugh of Fouilloy's Aviarium (Binghampton, NY, 1992) Clark aviary group: Heilingenkreuz.

Also contains another work by Hugh (De rota) and an unrelated manscript of letters and writings by St Bernard.


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Editions and Facsimiles

Printed editions: Medieval Book of Birds: Hugh of Fouilloy's Aviarium (Binghampton, NY, 1992) Clark, 1992


 

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