Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Sang. 2  Cod. Sang. 930 Cod. Sang. 932  Cod. Sang. 2135  567/670
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
St. Gallen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 931
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Grimlaicus, Waldregel
Caption:
Caption
Paper · 289 (288) pp. · 21 x 14–14.5 cm · St. Gall (?) · 1st half of the 15th century (after 1430)
Language:
Language
German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This manuscript contains as its main text (pp. 1-180) the so-called Waldregel, an Early Modern High German translation of the Regula solitariorum (rule for hermits), which was written in the 9th or 10th century by the monk Grimlaicus, who probably was from Lorraine. The Waldregel is supplemented by further texts on the topic of the hermit’s life and poverty: pp. 180222 Hie fachet an ein ander buoch von der bewerung einsidliches lebens …, Inc. Die muoter der heilge kristenheit het zweyerhand geistlicher lüte; pp. 222277 Dz ander buoch von bewerung armuot, Inc. Gelobet sy got vnser herre vnd got iesus cristus; pp. 277284 [sermon] Inc. Fünf stuk sind dar inne begriffen. On pp. 285289, prayers have been recorded. The decoration consists of simple red Lombard initials, on p. 1 and 3 with green pen-flourish. Except for the prayers, the manuscript is a copy of Cod. Sang. 930. It was the property of the hermitage of the church of St. George outside the walls of St. Gall. Three spiritual women who lived there in the 1430s are depicted in simple pen and ink drawings on the back pastedown. (sno)
Standard description:
Standard description
Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichnis der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 350.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0931 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-csg-0931)
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http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0931
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How to quote
St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 931: Grimlaicus, Waldregel (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0931).
Online Since:
Online Since
12/14/2018
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