Das Volkacher Salbuch

Title:
Das Volkacher Salbuch
Library:
Stadtarchiv
Language:
German
City:
VOLKACH, Gemany
Shelf Mark:
Handschrift B 2
Alternate Names:
Volkacher Gerichtsbuch -- Volkacher bebilderte Strafprozessordnung --
Origin:
Volkach, Germany
Dimensions:
527 (paper) folios in the entire manuscript -- 305 x 200-210 mm.
Date Description:
1504 (with later additions)
Author:
The manuscript was written (and probably illustrated) by Niclas Brobst (see pp. 84-85 of commentary) --
Content:
Contents *of the entire manuscript* are listed on pp. 87-95 of the commentary volume --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
framed painted pen drawings of scenes relating to the situations under consideration -- scenes from daily life -- shades of brown/yellow and shades of red --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection KKC 9720 .A85 V65 2009 5 Day Loan
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
This is *not* a true facsimile -- It looks like only the sections with images have been reproduced in color and full-size (check this) -- The entire manuscript is said to be 11 cm thick! --
Publication Date:
2009.
Place of Publication:
Volkach, Germany
Publisher:
Stadt Volkach
Printer:
Vier-Turme GmbH, Benedict Press, Munsterschwarzbach, Germany
Notes:
Description of the entire manuscript on pp. 83-97 of the commentary volume -- editors: Klaus Arnold und Ute Feuerbach -- In the commentary volume, there is a transcription of the text including a description of the images selected for the facsimile --
Bibliography:
http://www.hdbg.de/fra-mitt/german/salbuch/haupt.html --
Type of Text:
legal, secular, vernacular