Category - Manuscripts: Bibles

Manuscripts: Bibles

The Giant Bible of San Daniele

ante 1078; parchment; mm 530 × 350; ff. I + 239 + I’ San Daniele del Friuli, ‘Biblioteca Civica Guarneriana’, 1 ante 1078; parchment; mm 530 × 345; ff. II + 204 + I’ San Daniele del Friuli, ‘Biblioteca Civica...

Manuscripts: Bibles

Giant Bible of Cividale

S. XI ex.; parchment; mm 615 × 410; ff. I + 159 + III’ Cividale del Friuli, National Archaeological Museum. Archives and Library, I S. XI ex.; parchment; mm 585 × 395; I + 283 + I’ Cividale del Friuli, National...

Manuscripts: Bibles

Bible (fragment)

S. XII med.; parchment; mm 550 × 320; f. 1. Udine, State Archives, fragment 237 This book fragment eloquently exemplifies the final destiny of full many a large-format bible: fallen into disuse and become obsolete due to...

Manuscripts: Bibles

Byzantine Bible

S. XIII in.; parchment; mm 520 × 348; ff. 257. San Daniele del Friuli, Biblioteca Civica Guarneriana, 3 The ‘Byzantine’ Bible remains an enigma as to the reasons of its patrons and the location of its scriptorium.

Manuscripts: Bibles

The ‘Italian’ Biblia Parisiensis

S. XIII2; parchment; mm 230 × 160; ff. I + 467 + I’ San Daniele del Friuli, Biblioteca Civica Guarneriana, 248 The ‘Guarneriana’ codex is quite a precocious and very correct witness of the success had in the Italian...

Manuscripts: Bibles

Pocket Bible

S. XIV; parchment; mm 230 × 140; ff. I + 407 + III’ San Daniele del Friuli, Biblioteca Civica Guarneriana, 284 A complete minute Bible (it is a typical livre de poche) that reflects a late materialization of the Biblia...