Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts

Navigation Aids

Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts
Search Collection
 

Main Content

Ms. Coll. 591, Folder 19 - Aldobrandino, da Siena, d. 1287 - Manuscript leaf from Régime du corps
Record View:    select brief viewBrief     select detailed viewDetailed     staff view selectedStaff
000:
02200ctd a2200373Ia 4500
001:
9941649083503681
005:
20191003131210.0
008:
070816q13751399pau 000 0 frm d
035:
__|a  (OCoLC)ocn164888281
__|a  (OCoLC)164888281
__|a  (PU)4164908-penndb-Voyager
040:
__|a  PAULM |c  PAULM |e  dacs |d  PAULM
049:
__|a  PAUM
079:
__|a  ocn164888272
099:
_9|a  Ms. Coll. 591
100:
0_|a  Aldobrandino, |c  da Siena, |d  d. 1287.
240:
10|a  Régime du corps
245:
10|a  Manuscript leaf from Régime du corps, |f  between 1375 and 1399.
300:
__|a  1 |f  item (1 leaf) : |b  parchment ; |c  265 x 192 (text 195 x 113) mm.
520:
__|a  Leaf from a 14th-century copy of a mid-13th-century French treatise on diet and health, supposedly written at the request of Beatrice of Provence. The text on the leaf is from Book 2 of the Régime du corps, which addresses care for various parts of the body: it runs from the end of the chapter on the eyes, through chapters on the ears and teeth and gums, to the beginning of the chapter on the face. References to Aristotle and Avicenna appear in the manuscript. Written in a rounded Gothic script in 50 long lines, ruled in brown ink, with rubrics and a 2-line initial in blue or red at the beginning of each chapter. The long line layout for this manuscript is unusual; the text usually appears in 2 columns. The leaf was later used as a binding for another volume.
546:
__|a  In Middle French.
561:
1_|a  Sold by Bernard Quaritch (London), cat. 1348 (2007), no. 88.
650:
_0|a  Hygiene |v  Early works to 1800.
_0|a  Medicine |v  Early works to 1800.
_0|a  Medicine, Medieval.
655:
_7|a  Fragments. |2  aat
_7|a  Treatises. |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, French |y  14th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, Medieval.
773:
0_|t  Manuscript Fragment Collection. |g  Folder 19
852:
__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  Ms. Coll. 591
856:
994:
__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
999:
__|a  DLA |b  20091210

Find Related Items:

Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: French, Middle (ca. 1300-1600)
Century: 14th century
Date: 1375
Genre: Fragments
Genre: Manuscripts, French - 14th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Medieval
Genre: Treatises
Subject: Hygiene
Subject: Medicine
Subject: Medicine, Medieval
Author: Aldobrandino, da Siena, d. 1287
Page material: Parchment