Augustinus, De Civitate Dei


shelfmark

Brussels, KBR, ms. 9641

genre – text type

patristic texts

content

Augustinus (sanctus), De civitate Dei

incipit

(fol. 1r) [...] [po]stulat (et) facultas dat(ur). Ex hac na(m)que existunt inimici aduersus quos d[efen]denda [est] d(e)i ciuitas ...

explicit

(fol. 184r) ... sed d(omin)o mecu(m) gratias congratulantes agant. Amen. Amen. Amen. Contul[i]mus felicites

language

Latin

origin

Northern France (abbey of Corbie [?])

date

9th - 10th c.

scribe

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script

Carolingian minuscule [and notae tironianae]

decoration

decorated initials

miniatures

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historiated initials

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codicological description

parchment; (II) + 275 [ff. 1-90 and 100-284] + (II) ff.; ca. 29,5 x 18,5 cm; 1 column

provenance

Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België – Bibliothèque royale de Belgique (Brussels)

coats of arms

Belgium (kingdom): binding

binding

modern

bibliography

E.A. Lowe (ed.), Codices Latini Antiquiores. A Palaeographical Guide to Latin Manuscripts prior to the Ninth Century, X, Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Egypt and Holland. Oxford, 1963, p. 30, nr. 1545; J.-P. Migne (ed.), Patrologiae cursus completus [Patrologia Latina], XLI. Parisiis, 1841, col. 13-804; Sancti Aurelii Augustini de civitate Dei. Turnholti, 1955 (Corpus Christianorum. Series Latina, XLVII-XLVIII). J. Van den Gheyn, Catalogue des manuscrits de la Bibliothèque royale de Belgique, II. Bruxelles, 1902, p. 175-176, nr. 1145.