[Aesopus moralisatus]

[Aesopus moralisatus]

[Aesopus moralisatus]

eBook, 1300, Latin

Notes

A 14th century manuscript of Aesop's fables in Latin verse. Initial letters and headlines rubricated in red ink. Rebound in vellum ca. 1780. The author of this version was Gualterus Anglicus, Chaplain to King Henry II of England and later Archbishop of Palermo, Italy. With two miniature painting in colour on the first page (Aesop as a teacher, and the cock Chanticleer). Written on vellum sheets in a Gothic book script.

Publisher

[Italy] ; [13--]

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

[32] p. : 2 ill. ; 24 cm

Contributor

Aesop, Gualterus Anglicus, abp. of Palermo

Branch

Lillian H. Smith

Location

Osborne Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

A AES 1300