The Vercelli Book. A late tenth-century manuscript containing prose and verse.

Title:
The Vercelli Book. A late tenth-century manuscript containing prose and verse.
Library:
Biblioteca Capitolare
Language:
Old English
City:
VERCELLI, Italy
Shelf Mark:
Ms. CXVII
Alternate Names:
The Vercelli Book of Old English Poetry
Origin:
Southeastern England
Dimensions:
135 fols. -- 310 x 203 mm.
Date Description:
Late 10th century
Content:
23 homilies and four religious poems
Hand:
Anglo-Saxon minuscule
Illuminations:
No
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] Paleography (Rm. 715Q) Oversize Z 115an .Ea76 v. 19 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome
Series:
Early English Manuscripts in Facsimile, 19
Publication Date:
1976
Place of Publication:
Copenhagen, Denmark
Publisher:
Rosenkilde and Bagger
Printer:
Andelsbogtrykkeriet i Odense, Denmark
Notes:
Collotype: Nordisk Kunst- og Lystryk, Copenhagen, Denmark Other names: Celia Sisam
Type of Text:
homiletical, homilies, literature, prose, religious, vernacular, verse