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The Production and Use of English Manuscripts 1060 to 1220

Takako Kato

London, British Library, Cotton Tiberius C. vi

London, British Library, Cotton Tiberius C. vi

The Production and Use of English Manuscripts: 1060 to 1220

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Gloss; Homily

Date: s. ximed


Continuous Old English gloss to the Gallican Version of the Psalter. The preliminary quires also contain two entries in English from s. ximed: a homily, De septiformi spitritu, and a heading in red rustic capitals.

Manuscript Items:
  1. Item: fols 29v-30r

      Title (B.1.6.3): Ælfric, Tracts: De Septiformi Spiritu [Be þam halgan gaste]

      Incipit: (fol. 29v) Her is þæt ylce on ænglisc. Isaias se ƿitega aƿrat on his ƿitegunge be þam halgan gaste

      Explicit: (fols 29v-30r) hƿæðer him goddes gast on ƿunige || oððe þæs gramlican deofles

      Text Language: English

  2. Item: fol. 30r

      Title (B. Rubrics and Directions for the use of Forms of Service

      Addition: (fol. 30r) Ðis gebed Baeda sang æt ðam saltere

      Text Language: English

  3. Item: fols 31r-129v

      Title (C.7.6): Gloss to Psalms [Gallican version]

      Incipit: (fol. 31r) (incipit illegible)

      Explicit: (fol. 129v) þa þe andrædað hihte on drihten gefylsta heora ˥ gefyld is

      Text Language: English

Administration Information: Bibliography:

Bishop, Terence Alan Martyn, and Albinia Catherine De la Mare, English Caroline Minuscule, Oxford Palaeographical Handbooks (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971)

Campbell, A. P., ed., The Tiberius Psalter, Edited from British Museum MS CottonTiberius C vi., Ottowa Medieval Studies, 2 (Ottowa: University of Ottowa Press, 1974)

Friedman, John Block, 'The Architect's Compass in the Creation Miniatures of the Later Middle Ages', Traditio, no. 30 (1974), 419-29

Heimann, Adelheid, 'Three Illustrations from the Bury St. Edmunds Psalter and Their Prototypes: Notes on the Iconograpy of Some Anglo-Saxon Drawings.', Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, 29 (1966), 39-59

Homburger, Otto, Die Anfänge der Malschule von Winchester im X Jahrhundert. (Leipzig, 1912)

Ker, N. R., Catalogue of Manuscripts Containing Anglo-Saxon (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1957; repr. 1990), item 199

Openshaw, K. M., 'The Battle between Christ and Satan in the Tiberius Psalter', Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, 52 (1989), 14-33 + plates

---, 'Images, Texts and Contexts: The Iconograohy of the Tiberius Pslater, London, British Library, Cotton MS. Tiberius C.VI' (unpublished doctoral thesis, University of Toronto, 1990)

---, 'Weapons in the Daily Battle: Images of the Conquest of Evil in the Early Medieval Psalter.', The Art Bulletin, no. 75.1 (1993), 17-38

Pulsiano, Phillip, '233. London, British Library Cotton Tiberius C. vi: "Tiberius Psalter"', in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts in Microfiche Facsimile (Binghamton, NY: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1994), vol. 2: Psalters I, pp. 38-42

Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds, The Salisbury Psalter, Edited from the Salisbury Cathedral MS. 150, EETS, 242 (London: Oxford University Press, 1959)

Wormald, Francis, 'An English, Eleventh-Century Psalter with Pictures: British Library, Cotton MS Tiberius C.VI.', in Collected Writings: I. Studies in Medieval Art from the Sixth to the Twelfth Centuries, ed. by J. J. G Alexander et al., 123-37 + plates (London: Harvey Miller Publishers; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1984), pp. 180-81