Lapidario del rey D. Alfonso X

Title:
Lapidario del rey D. Alfonso X
Library:
Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
Language:
Spanish (Castilian)
City:
EL ESCORIAL, Spain
Shelf Mark:
h-I-15 and h-I-16
Alternate Names:
Lapidario del rey Alfonso el Sabio -- Lapidary of King Alphonso of Castile -- Lapidary of King Alphonso the Wise -- Lapidario alfonsino
Origin:
Spain
Dimensions:
118 + 14 folios -- ca. 310 x 200 mm.
Date Description:
1250-1279
Content:
Four lapidaries in the larger manuscrip -- The smaller manuscripts contains Index tables for eleven lapidaries.
Hand:
Gothic textualis quadrata
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous illuminations and historiated initials -- initials decoreated with filigree --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge ND 3399 .A5 L36 1881 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color -- Photo-chromolithography (somewhat reduced : ca. 265 X 200 mm.), with narrow white margin added
Publication Date:
1881
Place of Publication:
Madrid, Spain
Publisher:
La Iberia
Printer:
J. Blasco
Notes:
Other names: Jose Fernandez Montana
Bibliography:
Maria Brey Marino, Alfonso X, Rey de Castilla; Lapidario, Editorial Castalia, Madrid, 1970 (text of the first Lapidary in Modern Castilian) --
Type of Text:
astrological, lapidary, liberal arts, scientific, secular