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[Enrico Suso, O.P.] , Libro il quale si chiama Orivola della sapientia , fols. 1r-169v Lucifero della sapientia , fols. 169v-174r Cento meditationi con cento petitioni della Passione di Christi , fols. 174r-179v .

15th c.; Italian; paper; 29.2 X 19.0 cm; 180 fols.

This manuscript contains Italian translations of works by the great Dominican spiritual writer, Henry Suso (1295-1366): Horologium sapientiae ("The Clock of Wisdom," translated from the Latin), and the 100 meditations on the Passion from the third book of Das Büchlein der Ewigen Weisheit ("The Little Book of Eternal Wisdom," translated from the German). The translator of the Horologium may have been a certain Fra Giordano, O.P.

References: Corbett 213-14; Kaeppeli nos 1851-52; Künzle 263-67 (the Notre Dame manuscript is not cited; cf. 264 nos 11-17, 266 n. 1).

Catalogue No. 8
Call Number: Ms. 50

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