Capitulare de Villis

Title:
Capitulare de Villis
Library:
Herzog August Bibliothek
Language:
Latin
City:
WOLFENBÜTTEL [WOLFENBUTTEL], Germany
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Guelf. Helmst. 254
Alternate Names:
Codex Helmstadensis 254 --
Origin:
Germany
Dimensions:
16 folios (all that remains of a larger codex) -- ca. 308 x 125 mm.
Date Description:
ca. 830-50
Content:
Brevium exempla (fols. 9r-12r) -- Capitulare De villis (fols. 12v-16r) -- Letters of Pope Leo III to Charlemagne (fols. 1-8v) -- 13th-century probationes penne on fol. 16v -- also from the 13th century: the vertical notes along the inner margins of fols. 9-16, as well as at bottom of 15v and 16r -- note: this manuscript is the only source for all the texts it contains -- incorrectly bound: fols. 6-16 should come after fols. 1-8 (see signatures) --
Hand:
caroline minuscule [carolingian minuscule] -- Rustic capitals [capitalis rustica] in headings in fols. 9-16 -- uncial rubrics in fols. 1-8 and 12v --
Illuminations:
No
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge DC 73 .A2 H471 1971 v.1-v.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete full-size color reproduction of the entire extant manuscript --
Series:
Dokumente zur deutschen Geschichte in Faksimiles. Reihe I, Mittelalter ; Bd. 1
Publication Date:
1971
Place of Publication:
Stuttgart, Germany
Publisher:
Müller und Schindler
Printer:
Druckerei Holzer, Weiler im Allgäu
Notes:
Reproduction: Gerd Binder, Ditzingen -- Paper: Papier fabrik Scheufeln, Oberlenningen -- Introductory volume by Carlrichard Brühl includes a transcription of the entire manuscript (pp. 31-64), summary and dates of the papal letters (pp. 15-16) , a German translation, with glossary, of De villis (pp. 17-29), and a thorough bilbliography at the time the facsimile was published --
Type of Text:
administrative, agriculture, decrees, documents, historical, letters, mixed, Papal letters, secular