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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Warner, George F. (George Frederic), Sir, 1845-1936.
Gospels of Matilda, Countess of Tuscany, 1055-1115.
[Oxford] : Privately printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, 1917
|Named Person:||Matilde, di Canossa contessa; Matilde, di Canossa contessa|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
George F Warner, Sir; J Pierpont Morgan; J P Morgan; Roxburghe Club.; San Benedetto in Polirone (Monastery : San Benedetto Po, Italy).
|Notes:||"Presented to the president and members of the Roxburghe Club in fulfilment of the intention of John Pierpont Morgan (died March 31, 1913) by his son. New York, 1917."
Printer's imprint on verso of half-title: Oxford ... Printed at the University Press by Frederick Hall.
"The manuscript ... from the character of the handwriting and of the illustrations ... may be safely assigned to the latter part of the 11th century."--Page 14, 15.
Appendix: Text of the Liber vitae of the monastery of San Benedetto di Polirone, begun about 1100 and continued in various hands to about 1140; inserted at the end ... of the Gospels of the Countess Matilda: p. -43.
|Description:||43 pages, , XXXI leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), portrait, facsimiles ; 39 cm|
|Responsibility:||with introduction by Sir George Warner.|