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LJS 115 - Raymond, of Peñafort, Saint, 1175?-1275 - Manuscript leaf from Summa de poenitentia et matrimonio
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Author:
Raymond, of Peñafort, Saint, 1175?-1275.
Title:
Manuscript leaf from Summa de poenitentia et matrimonio, between 1225 and 1275.
Summa de poenitentia et matrimonio. Selections.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment ; 178 x 120 mm.
Language(s):
Latin.
Summary:
Leaf from Liber II, Titulus 7 (De usuris), paragraphs 4-8, of the Summa de poenitentia et matrimonio, a manual for confessors. The parchment leaf, written in the mid-13th century, probably in southern France, is frame-ruled in lead and written in 2 columns of 33 lines (110 x 78 mm.) in proto-Gothic script. Paragraph marks alternate between red and blue, one with extensions; the running headings (II on verso, L on recto) indicate that this leaf is from Liber II.
Provenance:
Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2010.
Related names:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner.
Subject:
Confession - Catholic Church - Handbooks, manuals, etc. - Early works to 1800.
Penance (Canon law)
Usury - Early works to 1800.
Form / Genre:
Fragments.
Manuals (instructional materials)
Manuscripts, Latin - 13th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), p. 147 (LJS 115).
Cite as:
UPenn LJS 115
Manuscript location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library University of Pennsylvania LJS 115

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Collection: Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection
Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 13th century
Date: 1225
Genre: Fragments
Genre: Manuals (instructional materials)
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 13th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Medieval
Subject: Catholic Church
Subject: Confession
Subject: Penance (Canon law)
Subject: Usury
Author: Raymond, of Peñafort, Saint, 1175?-1275
Related names: Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner
Page material: Parchment