Sententiarum libri IV [manuscript]
Peter Lombard,Bishop of Paris, approximately 1100-1160
Late 13th cent.
Gothic minuscule script; 2 columns of 39 or 40 lines (8.5 x 5.5 cm.).
Written by one hand in red and black ink with ornamental initials in red and blue.
On a number of pages are portions of the Gospels, written in Greek in a later hand.
Rebound in black straight-grain morocco.
Some tearing of leaves.
Distinctions 31-50 wanting.
Formerly catalogued as Fisher MSS 01224.
Prologue. Table of contents. Book I. Book II. Book III. Book IV (to the middle of Distinction 30).
Acquired from the ROM, 22 Aug. 1972
The gift of Sir Edmund Walker to the ROM. Purchased by Sir Edmund from the Learmont Collection of Montreal at the Anderson Galleries sale in April, 1917.