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Lawrence, University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library,  MS E71
Description: ff. i + 67 + i - Bound in 1847 by Bretherton in blue cloth board, blind-tooled calf spine with gilt title - Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), his no. 12281; Bernard M. Rosenthal cat.12, item 44; bookplate on front paste-down of Robert T. Aitchison (1887-1964)
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/MSE71_30
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-67v
Description: - Paper - 291 x 214 mm - 29-34 long lines ruled in ink with vertical rulings in lead or ink; some prickings visible
Country: ItalyCardinal point: northern?
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV1/4 ?Searchable Date Range: 1400 - 1425
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic rotunda; Humanistic
Other Decoration: 3- or 4-line spaces left for initials at beginning of each double Argument, and at beginning of each Book, but not filled in and with no guide letters
Notes: Change in scripts occurs on f. 41v
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-67r
Author: Vergil
Title: Aeneid
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Insertabam aptans me que extra tecta ferebam / Ecce autem conplexa pedes in limine coniunx
Explicit: Ibat in eurialum tum vero exterritus amens / Conclamat nisisus nec scelerare tenebris
Notes: Text is imperfect, containing only a few leaves from Books 2-4; most of Book 5; all of Bk. 6, line 37 to Bk. 9, line 425; Books 7, 8, and 9 are each preceded by 2 Arguments in verse (one single-line, and one 10-line) 
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f. 1r   Title "Virgilij AEneidos" added in later hand; heavily glossed

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f. 37r   Spaces left for initials

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f. 41v   New hand

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f. 67r   Text ends at Bk. 9, line 425; edges of the typical binding that Bretherton did for Sir Thomas Phillipps are visible just beyond the book block.

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