Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Sang. 2  Cod. Sang. 609 Cod. Sang. 613  Cod. Sang. 2107  392/541
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
St. Gallen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 610
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Computistic Texts and Tables; Lives of Saints and Martyrs; Casus sancti Galli etc.
Caption:
Caption
Paper · 521 pp. · 29 x 20.5 cm · 1452-1459
Language:
Language
Latin, German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
The two main components of this manuscript are the lives of the house saints of St. Gall (Gallus, Otmar, Wiborada and Notker Balbulus) and of the apostles and early Christian saints and martyrs, and the Chronicle of the Abbey of St. Gall, from the Casus sancti Galli by Ratpert (612-883) to the Continuatio by Conradus de Fabaria (1204-1234). St. Gall reformer Vadian added marginal notes, some of them quite detailed and critical, to the text describing the history of the cloister. The codex also contains chronicalistic notes about St. Gall and Switzerland (14th/15th centuries), the Reise in das Heilige Land by Steffan Kapfman, and computistic, medical, astronomical and theological texts. On two previously empty pages (pp. 324-325) St. Gall abbey librarian Idelfons von Arx added four recipes for making faded handwriting legible. (sno)
Standard description:
Standard description
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, p. 186-191.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Katalog der datierten Handschriften in der Schweiz in lateinischer Schrift vom Anfang des Mittelalters bis 1550, Bd. III: Die Handschriften der Bibliotheken St. Gallen-Zürich, bearbeitet von Beat Matthias von Scarpatetti, Rudolf Gamper und Marlis Stähli, Dietikon-Zürich 1991, Nr. 136, S. 50.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 196-197.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0610
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0610
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/csg-0610/manifest.json
How to quote:
How to quote
St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 610: Computistic Texts and Tables; Lives of Saints and Martyrs; Casus sancti Galli etc. (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0610).
Online Since:
Online Since
06/22/2010
Additional literature:
Additional literature
Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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