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dc.identifier.citationExcerpt of Latin vulgate; part of Jeremiah chapter XXVII, chapter XXVIII, and first part of chapter XXIX. Circa 1240. Bentley Rare Book Museum.en_US
dc.descriptionThis manuscript leaf is an excerpt from a Latin Vulgate Bible. This handwritten leaf is from the Book of Jeremiah and includes chapters 27-28 and the first part of chapter 29. This text is written on calf-skin parchment. There are illuminated letters at the top of the page and rubrication (red marks and lines) throughout the passage. These rubricated marks draw the reader's attention to a new section of text, such as a new verse. The leaf has interesting characteristics that demonstrate use, including marginalia (writing in the margins) and a small repair in the right-hand margin.en_US
dc.description.abstractMansucript leaf from a Latin Vulgate Bible. Written in Latin.en_US
dc.subjectBible. Latin--Versions--Vulgateen_US
dc.subjectManuscripts, Medievalen_US
dc.titleManuscript Bible Leaf from Latin Vulgateen_US

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    A selection of digitized manuscript leaves and book excerpts demonstrating the development of the written and printed word in the late medieval period and the early modern era in the West.

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