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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Luzern
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Korporation Luzern
Owned By:
Owned By
Korporation Luzern (depositum at the Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek Luzern)
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
S 23 fol.
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Illustrated Chronicle by Diebold Schilling of Lucerne (Luzerner Schillling)
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 688 pp. · 39-39.5 x 27.5-28.5 cm · Lucerne · 1513
Language:
Language
German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This chronicle, completed in 1513, tells the early history of Lucerne and, beginning with the Battle of Sempach (1386), it tells the history of the Swiss Confederation from the point of view of followers of the Holy Roman Emperor. The 450 illustrations by two different hands, due to their vividness and to the richness of their subjects and details, constitute a unique source of information about late medieval life. (kam)
Standard description:
Standard description
Beschreibung von Peter Kamber, August / September 2014, unter Verwendung der Bildlegenden von Peter Rück und Gottfried Boesch, Textedition in: Die Schweizer Bilderchronik des Luzerners Diebold Schilling 1513. Faksimile der Handschrift S 23 fol. in der Zentralbibliothek Luzern, hrsg. von Alfred A. Schmid, Luzern 1977–1981, Kommentarbd., S. 1–533
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-kol-S0023-2 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-kol-S0023-2)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/kol/S0023-2
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Luzern, Korporation Luzern, S 23 fol.: Illustrated Chronicle by Diebold Schilling of Lucerne (Luzerner Schillling) (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/kol/S0023-2).
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03/19/2015
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