Manuscript

Bibliothèque Municipale de Arras, Ms. 506
(De universo)

Codicology

Produced: 1150-1199
Current Location: Bibliothèque Municipale de Arras, Arras, France
Manuscript Type: Encyclopedia
Language: Latin
Folios: 117
Author: Rabanus Maurus
Illustrated: No
Media: Parchment
Dimensions: Height: 37 cm Width: 27 cm
Folio 36r

Description

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

Book 7, chapter 8 (domestic animals) is on folio 32r-36r.

Book 8 (animals, fish, birds, serpents) is on folio 36r-.

  1. Animals (De bestiis) : folio 36r-38v
  2. Small animals (De minutis animantibus) : folio 38v-39r
  3. Serpents (De serpentibus) : folio 39r-40r
  4. Worms (De vermibus) : folio 40r-40v
  5. Fish (De piscibus) : folio 40v-41v
  6. Birds (De avibus) : folio 41v-45v
  7. Small birds (De minutis avibus) : folio 45v-46v

Alternate shelfmark: Ms. 832.

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