De arte venandi cum avibus

Title:
De arte venandi cum avibus
Library:
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Language:
Latin
City:
CITTA DEL VATICANO (VATICAN CITY, Vatikanstadt)
Shelf Mark:
Pal. lat. 1071
Alternate Names:
Falkenbuch Kaiser Friedrichs II
Origin:
Southern Italy
Dimensions:
111 folios -- 360 x 250 mm.
Date Description:
after 1258, but before 1264
Author:
Frederick II, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire
Content:
Treatise on falconry (this manuscript contains only two books of the original six books written by Frederic II) -- The oldest extant manuscript of the treatise -- The third, fourth and sixteenth quires are lost --
Hand:
Gothic textualis quadrata
Illuminations:
No
Type of Decoration:
numerous miniatures in the wide margins -- hunting scenes -- birds -- animals
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection SK 321 .F863215 1980 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete but much reduced -- Color. This is *not* the original-size facsimile Codices selecti, 16 = Codices e Vaticanis selecti, 31
Series:
Die bibliophilen Taschenb├╝cher
Publication Date:
1980
Place of Publication:
Dortmund, Germany
Publisher:
Harenberg Kommunikation
Notes:
Other names: Carl Arnold Willemsen. Art historical introduction. This is a reduced facsimile.
Type of Text:
didactic, secular, treatise on falconry, treatise on hunting