Manuscript Summary: This 14th century codex is one of seven surviving manuscripts that preserve in its entirety the "Eneasroman" (Romance of Aeneas) by Heinrich von Veldeke, one of the most important pioneers of Middle High German poetry. This work by Veldeke is the first courtly romance written in Middle High German and is an adaptation of the Old French "Roman d'Eneas", originally written in about 1160.
Wetzel René, Deutsche Handschriften des Mittelalters in der Bodmeriana, Cologny-Genève 1994, S. 134-137. Show standard description
Cologny, Fondation Martin Bodmer, Cod. Bodmer 83
Paper · 62 ff. · 30 x 20 cm · Hesse · last third of the 14th century
Heinrich of Veldeke, Eneide
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