Manuscript

Bibliothèque Nationale de France, lat. 7608
(De universo)

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Produced: 13th century
Current Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
Manuscript Type: Encyclopedia
Language: Latin
Folios: 187
Author: Rababus Maurus
Illustrated: No
Media: Parcment
Folio 70r

Description

The De universo or De rerum naturis, an encyclopedia by Rabanus Maurus.

Book 7, chapter 8 (domestic animals) is on folio 59r-64r.

Book 8 (animals, fish, birds, serpents) is on folio 64r-76r.

  1. Animals (De bestiis) : folio 64r-66v
  2. Small animals (De minutis animantibus) : folio 66v-67v
  3. Serpents (De serpentibus) : folio 67v-69v
  4. Worms (De vermibus) : folio 69v-70r
  5. Fish (De piscibus) : folio 70r-71r
  6. Birds (De avibus) : folio 71r-75v
  7. Small birds (De minutis avibus) : folio 75v-76r

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