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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 561
Manuscript Title:
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Lives of the Apostles and Ancient Roman Saints / Homilies from St. Gall
Parchment · 207 pp. · 29.5 x 22 cm · 9th/10th and 11th century
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
A composite manuscript containing the lives of the 12 Apostles and lives of additional ancient Roman saints, produced in about 900, probably not at the Abbey of St. Gall. The second and third parts were written in St. Gall during the 11th century and include, respectively, three Sermones (homilies) and two fragmental texts with liturgical content. (smu)
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Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Bd. 1: Abt. IV: Codices 547-669: Hagiographica, Historica, Geographica, 8.-18. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden 2003, S. 44-48.
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Additional description:
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 178-179.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0561 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 561: Lives of the Apostles and Ancient Roman Saints / Homilies from St. Gall (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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