The Books Of The Vaudois; The Waldensian Manuscripts Preserved In The Library Of Trinity College…

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byJames Henthorn Todd

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1865. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... WALDENSIAN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE LIBRARY OF TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN. No. I. THE NEW TESTAMENT, WITH THE BOOKS OP PROVERBS, ECCLESIASTES, CANTICA, WISDOM, AND ECCLESIASTICUS, IN THE HOMANCE Oh Waldensian Dialect. (Class A. Tab. 4, No. 13. Ex Biblioth. Usser.) THIS is a quarto volume, on parchment (size 8 inches by 6), in remarkably good preservation, and in a very legible hand. On the back of the first leaf, which was originally left blank, some early possessor of the volume has written, in a hand of the sixteenth century, some texts of Scripture, and references, in the Komance language. The initial letters are illuminated in red, blue, and green; and the titles of the different books, chapters, &c., are inserted in rubric. Marginal references are added throughout the volume in pale red ink, and apparently by a more recent hand than that of the text. Pointers tgT and other marks, made by some reader to draw attention to particular passages, are to be found on almost every page, and seem, from the ink, to have been added, for the most part, by B the same hand as the marginal references. In the latter part of the volume, which contains certain books of the Old Testament, the marginal references and pointers are much less frequent than in the New Testament. It is necessary to state, that in the Catalogue of the MSS. of Trinity College, Dublin, published in the " Catalogi librorum Manuscriptorum Angliae et Hiberniae in unum collecti" (Fol. Oxon. 1697), this volume is described as an Italian version (" Cod. Dubl. 609, Hiberniae 749"); and this error is copied by Le Long, "Biblioth. Sacr." torn. i. p. 354. (Folio edit., Paris, 1723). The contents of the volume are as follows:--1. The Gospel of St. Matthew; with the prologue of St. Jerome, beginning, Cum mathio agues premi...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1865. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... WALDENSIAN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE LIBRARY OF TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN. No. I. THE NEW TESTAMENT, WITH THE BOOKS OP PROVERBS, ECCLESIASTES,...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:January 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217574653

ISBN - 13:9780217574655

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