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Kalendar and astronomical tables, 1482

 Bound volume
Identifier: MS 126

Scope and Contents

This volume contains calendars and astronomicsal tables. It is written in fair script by more than one hand. There are mnany diagrams and one pen drawing (16th century). The whole is heavily rubricated.

Dates

  • 1482

Language of Materials

Latin and English

Physical Description

Collation: a¹², b³, c⁷ (wants 5), d⁷, e⁶, f⁵ = 40 leaves.

Extent

1 volume (Binding: 19th century. Leather over boards with gilt tooled border. Gilt stamped shield with Academ Edinburg Guil Drummond Ab Hawthornden D.D.Q in centre of front cover and gilt stamped winged horse over laurel wreath with Hos Gloria Reddit Honores in centre of back cover. Compartmented spine with five raised bands, gilt stamped decorations and title. Gilt dentelles.) : Vellum leaves

Custodial History

Previously held at De.3.3

Borland, A descriptive catalogue of the Western Medieval manuscripts in Edinburgh University, 1916

Materials Specific Details

"Academiae Jacobi Regis Edinb. Guilielmus Drummond. D.D." written at the head of the first leaf recto. "Liber btē marie de cupro." written at the head of the first leaf verso. "Academiae Jacobi regis Edib. Guilielmus Drummond D.D. 1626." written on final leaf recto. "Ex orcadibus edinxi 1599 Jo foulis" in pencil at foot of final leaf.

Physical Description

Collation: a¹², b³, c⁷ (wants 5), d⁷, e⁶, f⁵ = 40 leaves.

Source

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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