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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Engelberg
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
Cod. 20
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Gregorius M., Moralia in Job, t. I
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 193 ff. · 31.5 x 23.0 cm · Engelberg · 1143-1178
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This codex contains the first of four volumes of the Book of Job by Gregory the Great. The subsequent three volumes are in codices 21, 22 and 23. The first volume encompasses the parts one (ff. 6r-99r) and two (99r-193v), each divided into five books. At the front of the volume there was originally a full-page illustration consisting of an artistic portrayal of Job with his three friends (upper half) and a portrayal of Gregory the Great and a monk writing (lower half). On the back, the actual recto side, is a Leonine verse couplet of dedication to Frowin. This leaf was carefully described by P. Karl Stadler in his hand-written catalog of 1787, which helped to identify the membrum disiectum, which is now held by the The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1955.74 (Purchase from the J.H. Wade Fund), as belonging to this volume. (flu)
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Beschreibung von Verena Gremaud, 2015.
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P. Benedictus Gottwald, Catalogus codicum manu scriptorum qui asservantur in Bibliotheca Monasterii O.S.B. Engelbergensis in Helvetia, Freiburg im Breisgau 1891, p. 36-37.
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Bruckner Albert, Scriptoria Medii Aevi Helvetica 8, Schreibschulen der Diözese Konstanz, Stift Engelberg, Genf 1950, S. 114.
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Katalog der datierten Handschriften in der Schweiz in lateinischer Schrift vom Anfang des Mittelalters bis 1550, 
Bd. II: Die Handschriften der Bibliotheken Bern-Porrentruy, bearbeitet von Beat Matthias von Scarpatetti, 
Dietikon-Zürich 1983, Nr. 234, S. 87.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bke-0020 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bke-0020)
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http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bke/0020
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Engelberg, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 20: Gregorius M., Moralia in Job, t. I (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bke/0020).
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