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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 17
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A copy of the Gospel of Matthew
Parchment · 342 pp. · 24 x 18.5 cm · St. Gall · 880-900
Ancient Greek, Latin
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A copy of the Gospel of Matthew made in St. Gall in the 9th century, together with the beginning of a copy of the Gospel of Mark. The second half contains a Greek-Latin copy of Psalms 101 through 150, Canticles in addition to prayers (Magnificat, Te Deum, Pater Noster) and a Litany of the Saints, copied at the Abbey of St. Gall between 880 and 900 from a master copy presumed to have originated in Constantinople. (smu)
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 6.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0017 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 17: A copy of the Gospel of Matthew (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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Szirmai J. A., Carolingian Bindings in the Abbey Library of St Gall, in: Making the Medieval Book: Techniques of Production, ed. by L. L. Brownrigg. Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of The Seminar in the History of the Book to 1500, Oxford, July 1992, Anderson-Lovelace 1995, 157-179.

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