You're viewing this item in the new Europeana website. View this item in the original Europeana.

Engelberg, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 87 : Aurelii Augustini de doctrina christiana libri quatuor

The manuscript contains the four books of Augustine's On Christian Doctrine. An artistically decorated initial in red, black and green ink, followed by a line in decorative capitals, appears at the beginning of the proemium (2r), as well as of the first (5r) and fourth books (64v). The second and third book are divided by a simpler red decorative initial and a first line that has been accentuated …