|Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection -- Manuscript Number: ljs452 Version:|
|Vocabularius Ex Quo Germany, c. XV|
Physical Description: 194 folios, 1-1312, 1411 (of 12, xii cancelled blank, 1510, 1614, 173 (of 6, iv-vi cancelled blanks), apparently complete, catchwords at lower edge of final versos of gatherings 1-13, 29-38 lines, written in a cursive script in brown ink in a frame-ruling of 4 verticals and 2 horizontals, justification 156 x 98 mm. two 4 line initials of red flourished brown, two- to three line initials of red and capitals touched red ff. 1-89 (repair to upper corner of f. 130 affecting extremity of 7 lines of text, damp staining at top of ff. 1-36 and 132-194 not affecting legibility. Unrestored 15thc Germanic limp vellum binding with link-stitch sewing on rigid leather backplate, sewn in chainstich, backplate of 2 layers, upper layer scored and decoratively punched to reveal underlying green and red cloth strips, leather securing buttons, some creasing and stains, lacking flap with cord ties, 218 x 134 mm.