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Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department,  Lewis E 245
Description: ff. ii + 92 + ii - S. XVIII Spanish, mottled calf over pasteboards, marbled endpapers; gold tooled panels on spine, inscribed "FUERO DE BURGOS". - Frederick North, Earl of Guilford (1766-1827); Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), his no. 6736; his sale London, Sotheby's, November 24, 1966, lot. no. 51; H. P. Krauss (book dealer). - Alfonso X of Castile, Fuero de Burgos. European MS 245, Philadelphia Free Library, microfiche facsimile and commentary (1987).
Notes:-Phillipps label, no. 6736, on spine.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
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Part 1: f. 2-92
Description: - Parchment - 250 x 178 mm - 1 column of 26 lines, hard point ruling, prickings in inner and outer margins visible, first line written above top line.
Country: SpainCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIII2Searchable Date Range: 1250 - 1299
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: 4 large decorated initial in Mudéjar style, flourished initials in red, blue, and green ink throughout.
Notes: The manuscript was produced after 1255. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 2r-92v
Author: Alfonso X of Castille
Title: Fuero real (Royal municipal code)
Title: Este es el libro de los fueros que dio el rey don alffonsso a la noble cibdat de burgos que es cabeca de castiella
Language(s): Spanish
Incipit: En el nombre de dios. Amen. Por que los coraçones de los omnes son departidos . . .
Explicit: ... la muerte qua quanto tomare enterguelo a aquel a qui lo mando . . .
Notes: The text is entitled Fuero de Burgos in the manuscript. The Fuero Real was conceded to Burgos on July 27, 1256. 
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