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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 437: Bible.

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Title:
Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 437: Bible.
Alternate Title:
Biblia
Language:
Latin
Extent:
ff. 300
Approximate Date:
[ca. 1200 - 1299]
Collection:
Parker Manuscripts
Description:
CCCC MS 437 is a thirteenth-century portable Bible of small size and written in very small script, probably made in northern France. The manuscript begins with a heavily abbreviated copy of Peter of Poitiers (d. 1205), Genealogia historiarum (Compendium in genealogia Christi), and ends with a list of themata for sermons with a listing of gospel readings for the Sundays of the year.