The York Gospels

Title:
The York Gospels
Library:
Minster Library
Language:
Latin, Old English
City:
YORK, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Add. 1
Origin:
Canterbury (?)
Dimensions:
167 folios -- 268-270 x 205 mm.
Date Description:
Late 10th centry (Gospels) -- mid-11th century (anglo-saxon documents)
Content:
Oaths and other preliminary matter added probably in 13th century (fols. 1-9) -- Gospels (fols. 10-156) -- Anglo-Saxon documents (fols 156v-161v) -- Latin documents (fols. 162-167; probably added in 13th century). for listing of contents, see pp. 17-23 of facsimile volume.
Hand:
Carolingian minuscule, insular minuscule
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
Eusebian Tables -- 3 evangelist portraits (St. John is lacking) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BS 1970 .Y6 1986 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Mostly monochrome but pages with "a significant amount of colour" are reproduced in color including gold (but see note on verso of title page of the book re. the use of gold in the Eusebian Canon Tables)
Series:
To the members of the Roxburghe Club
Publication Date:
1986
Place of Publication:
London, Great Britain
Publisher:
The Marquis of Normanby
Printer:
W.E. Baxter Lewes
Type of Text:
Biblical, documents, Gospel Book, liturgical, New Testament, oaths, religious, vernacular