Cambridge. Harvard University Library, MS Ger 80

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Harvard University Library
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Houghton Library, Harvard University
Shelfmark
  • MS Ger 80
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Date
  • 13uu
Language
  • German
Title
  • Lanzelet
  • Lanzelet : manuscript, [13--]
Agent
Description
  • Physical Description:
    2 leaves ; 22 cm.

    Notes:
    Written in brown ink in a textualis libraria script and ruled for 2 columns with a writing space of 17 x 14 cm.; colored initials in red.
    The "Goldhahn fragment," of the medieval poem Lanzelet, found in a bookbinding, and identified as MS G by Karl August Hahn, comprising lines 4422-4542 and 5271-5357.
    Incipit: "ein guldinen lewen er truc ... den herren was zu anander gach."
    With a transcription in a German cursive hand by Franz Goldhahn.
    In a case, 23 cm.
    MS Ger 80. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

    Subjects:
    Lancelot, (Legendary character) -- Romances
    Arthurian romances

    Form / Genre:
    Manuscripts, Medieval-Germany-1300-1350.
    Manuscripts, Medieval-Germany-1350-1400.
    Manuscript waste (Binding)-Germany-14th century.

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Rights
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library). Copy digitized: Houghton Library: MS Ger 80
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