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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 550
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Parchment · 244 pp. · 14/15 x 9/11 cm · southern German region · second half of the 9th century
Latin, Alemannic, German
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A manuscript compilation from the second half of the 9th century, produced in the south German region, not at the Abbey of St. Gall. It contains the life story of Saints George, Felix and Regula, and Michael, the so-called Reichenau and Murbach “Briefformeln” (letter-forms), the Book of Pennance (Poenitentiale) by Pseudo-Cummean as well as selections from a grammar book. (smu)
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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, S. 11-16.
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 169-170.
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Bergmann Rolf / Stricker Stephanie, Katalog der althochdeutschen und altsächsischen Glossenhandschriften, Bd. II, Berlin 2005, S. 547-548.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0550 (
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