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Geste de Monglane


Alternative Title
  • Cheltenham manuscript
  • Geste de Garin de Monglane
Date
  • 1485/1495
Description
  • Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London, England.
  • Hernaut de Beaulande (folios 1a-35a) -- Renier de Gennes (folios 35a-46b) -- Girart de Vienne (folios 47a-83b) -- Galiens li restoreĢs (folios 83b-135b) -- La Chronique de Saint-Denis (folios 137a-224a)
  • Manuscript of a medieval epic poem, containing segments of the cycle of Guillaume d'Orange.
  • Initials in gold and colors.
Temporal
  • 1475-1505
Source Condition
  • Manuscript comprises 229 vellum folios and has five distinct parts. The 1st two folios are missing; At the end of the 2nd part, Renier de Gennes, eight folios are missing. These were missing in 1883.
Layout
  • 45 lines in two columns; irregular cropping at top, recto; ruling instrument: dry point, lines 2mm apart.
MODS Note
  • Bookplate with coat of arms mounted on inside cover reads: Bibliotheca Phillippica. From the collection formed by Sir Thomas Phillipps Br., 1792-1872, purchased by private treaty by William H. Robinson Ltd., Pall Mall, London; Pencilled above bookplate: Phillipps Ms. 26092; Half page at end may contain former ownership information
Subject
Material
Measurements
  • 30 cm.
Identifier
  • ORU_Ms_001
Item Locator
  • Ms. 1
Provenance
  • Manuscript originally purchased by Sir Thomas Phillips in 1861 and added to his collection at Cheltenham as no. 26,092. Subsequently purchased by the University of Oregon in 1956.
Repository
Local Collection Name
Citation
  • Geste de Monglane, Ms. 001, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Or.
Parts
  • Hernaut de Beaulande (Chanson de geste); Renier de Gennes (Chanson de geste); Girard de Viane (Chanson de geste); Galiens li restores (Chanson de geste); Chronique de Saint-Denis (Chanson de geste);
Institution
Submission Date
  • 06/07/2019
Modified
  • 01/25/2024
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APA

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MLA

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Chicago

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Wiki

{{cite web | url= https://oregondigital.org/concern/generics/df67wq320 | title= Geste de Monglane |author= |accessdate= 2024-04-15 |publisher= }}
Data Sources
Footer Number Term External URI
1 Epic poetry, French http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85044324
2 Manuscripts, French http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85080714
3 Manuscripts, Medieval http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85080744
4 Manuscripts http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85080672
5 University of Oregon. Libraries. Special Collections and University Archives http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2003116678
6 Manuscripts collection http://opaquenamespace.org/ns/localCollectionName/Manuscriptscollection
7 University of Oregon http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80126183

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