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Cod. 46
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Frowin, De laude liberi arbitrii libri septem
Parchment · 389 ff. · 26.7 x 19.5 cm · Engelberg · 1143-1178
Latin, German
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Tract by the Engelberg Abbot Frowin (1143-1178) about free will, the De laude liberi arbitrii libri septem, from the 12th century. This as-yet unedited work is regarded as an important contribution from the perspective of monastic theology during the early scholastic period. (keg)
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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. 79-80.
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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. 244, S. 90.
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Bergmann Rolf / Stricker Stephanie, Katalog der althochdeutschen und altsächsischen Glossenhandschriften, Bd. I, Berlin 2005, S. 382-383.
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10.5076/e-codices-bke-0046 (
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Carl Pfaff, Nonnen streben nach Autonomie. Das Frauenkloster Engelberg im Spätmittelalter, Zürich 2011, Abb. 21.

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