Manuscript

Heiligenkreuz Stiftsbibliothek, Csc. 226
(Heiligenkreuz Aviary)

Codicology

Produced: Eastern France, late 12th century
Location: Heiligenkreuz Stiftsbibliothek (Heiligenkreuz Abbey), Vienna, Austria
Type: Aviary
Language: Latin
Folios: 153
Author: Hugh of Fouilloy
Illustrated: No
Illustrator: Single
Scribe: Single
Media: Parchment
Script: Littera textualis
Dimensions: Height: 26.1 cm Width: 17.5 cm

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. 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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Additional description

Editions and Facsimiles

Printed editions

Clark, 1992