Manuscript

Cambridge University Library, Gg. 6. 5
(Liber de Bestiis et Aliis rebus)

Codicology

Produced: England, 1450-75
Location: Cambridge University Library (University of Cambridge), Cambridge, England, UK
Type: Bestiary
Family: Fourth
Language: Latin
Author: Hugh of Fouilly
Illustrated: Yes

Description

The bestiary is on folios 1r-100r. This is the Liber de Bestiis et Aliis rebus by Hugh of Fouilloy (mistakenly attributed to Hugh of Saint Victor).

...the large, careless pictures in this manuscript look like poor relations of those found in Copenhagen, Kongelige Bibliotek Gl. Kgl. 1633 4° (a Second Family manuscript). - [McCulloch, p.39]

Additional Descriptions

Additional description (digitized page images, page 215)

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