Manuscript

Biblioteka Cyfrowa, R 174
(Liber de natura rerum)

Codicology

Produced: 13th century
Location: Biblioteka Cyfrowa (Uniwersytet Wroclawski), Wroclaw, Poland
Type: Encyclopedia
Language: Latin
Folios: 202
Author: Thomas de Cantimpré
Illustrated: Yes
Media: Parchment
Folio 88r

Description

Contains the Liber de natura rerum of Thomas of Cantimpré. Numerous small (half column width) full color illustrations in frames; almost every page has two or more illustrations. The section on animals is on folio 49r-153v.

Also includes an illustrated section on the Monstrous Human Races (folio 43r-45r), an illustrated section on plants (folio 155r-171v) and an illustrated section on astronomy (folio 186r-201v).

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