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Contains the text of De descriptione terre sancte, of Burchardus of Monte Sion (f. 1r-42v). The author's name is given in the text as Brocardus Theotonicus [i.e. Teutonicus] (f. 42v, col. 1). Also contains 4 shorter texts: De modo recuperationis terre sancte, of Marino Sanudo (f. 42v-49v.), composed in 1307 (prologue, f. 42v); In libro monachorum de temporalibus contempnendis (f. 49v); Metra moralium philosophorum de virtutibus [consisting of eight short poems] (f. 50r); and Iystoria [i.e. Historia] Beati Albani (f. 51r-56v).

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Alban Saint -304?, Christian saints -- Biography -- Early works to 1800, Christian saints -- Biography, Crusades -- Early works to 1800, Crusades, Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Palestine, Pilgrims and pilgrimages, Middle East -- Description and travel, Middle East, Palestine -- Description and travel, Codices, Manuscripts Latin, Manuscripts Renaissance, Biographies, Biographies


History of Religion | Renaissance Studies


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