Eleventh-century Anglo-Saxon illustrated miscellany. British Library Cotton Tiberius B.V Part I together with leaves from British Library Cotton Nero D. II.

Title:
Eleventh-century Anglo-Saxon illustrated miscellany. British Library Cotton Tiberius B.V Part I together with leaves from British Library Cotton Nero D. II.
Library:
British Library
Language:
Latin, Old English
City:
LONDON, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Ms. Cotton Tiberius B.v, Part I with leaves from Ms. Cotton Nero D.ii
Origin:
Christ Church, Canterbury (?)
Dimensions:
Tiberius: 176 fols. -- 25 x 21 cm. -- Nero: 4 fols. -- 28 x 24 cm.
Date Description:
Mid-11th century
Content:
Marvels of the East -- Aratea -- Periegesis -- mappa mundi
Hand:
See pp. 30 ff.
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
framed figural illuminations on every page of the Marvels -- zodiac symbols -- map
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] Paleography (Rm. 715Q) Oversize Z 115An .Ea76 v.21 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome with 4 color plates.
Series:
Early English Manuscripts in Facsimile, 21
Publication Date:
1983
Place of Publication:
Copenhagen, Denmark
Publisher:
Rosenkilde and Bagger
Printer:
Special-Trykkeriet Viborg a-s, Denmark
Notes:
Photo lithography: Villadsen & Christensen, Copenhagen, Denmark Color offset lithography: Norhaven Bogtrykkeri a/s, Viborg, Denmark Other names: P. McGurk, D. N. Dumville, M. R. Godden, Ann Knock
Type of Text:
astronomical, didactic, geographical, map, mirabilia, prose, scientific, secular, vernacular, verse