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St. Gallen
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Settlement, shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 904
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Prisciani grammatica
Parchment · II + 120 ff. · 39 x 28.5 cm · Ireland (Bangor?, Nendrum?) · 851
Old Irish, Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
The Irish Priscian manuscript of St. Gallen: a copy of the Latin "Institutiones Grammaticae" by the grammarian Priscian of Caesarea (6th century) with over 9000 glosses, among them 3478 in the Old Irish language. The basis for the reconstruction of the Old Irish language. Contains numerous elaborate pen initials. Written in an Irish scriptorium (Bangor?, Nendrum?) around 845. (smu)
Standard description:
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Hofman Rijcklof, The Sankt Gall Priscian Commentary. Part 1. Volume 1: Introduction; Book 1-5, Münster, 1996, S. 12-31.
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Additional description:
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 319-320.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0904 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 904: Prisciani grammatica (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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