Petrus Pictaviensis (112.?-1205), Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi

Durham (US-NC), University Library, Add. 0767


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  • Add.MS. 767 [c. 1200-1499] Peter Comestor, Historia scholastica, with several shorter items Shorter items include: Alexander of Ashby, Argumenta bibliorum ad Lethardum; ?Guido de Pileo, Obsecrationes versificate veteris et novi testamenti; Peter of Poitiers, Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi (incomplete); 1487 catalogue of the library of the collegiate church of St Cuthbert, Darlington. Writing and decoration: Peter Comestor copied early 13th century, extensively annotated 13th - 15th centuries, rubrics, flourished initials, marginal drawings, shorter items copied 13/14th - 15th centuries, rubrics, diagrams. Erased 15th century inscription of bequest to the Darlington collegiate church by Richard Witton, Dean, on f. 177r; inscriptions of Anthony Branson, 16/17th century; Thos Mascall, 17/18th century; Conyers 16/17th century; Thomas Hopper, 18th century; T.F. Powell, 1949. For detailed description see Catalogue of medieval manuscripts in Durham University Library (available in Search Room). Parchment 1 vol. 189 f. Size: 335 x 245 mm Presented to University Library by H.F Smith, Leicester, 1988.

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Durham (US-NC), University Library, Add. 0767