Hedwigs-Codex von 1353

Title:
Hedwigs-Codex von 1353
Library:
J. Paul Getty Museum
Language:
Latin
City:
MALIBU, CA, USA
Shelf Mark:
Ludwig XI 7
Alternate Names:
Hedwig Codex -- Schlackenwerther Codex -- Schlackenwerth Legend of Hedwig
Origin:
Schlesien
Dimensions:
204 folios -- 335 x 246 mm.
Date Description:
1353
Content:
Miscellany concerning Saint Hedwig (1174-1243) (see p. 10 of commentary volume for list of contents)
Hand:
gotica textualis
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous full-page images, usually comprising two scenes --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge BX 4700 .H4 H42 1972 BD.1-Bd.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color
Publication Date:
1972
Place of Publication:
Berlin
Publisher:
Gebr. Mann Verlag
Printer:
Graphische Kunstdruckerei August Raabe GmbH, Berlin
Notes:
Full transcription and German translation are provided.
Type of Text:
hagiographical, religious