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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 565
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Lives of the Benedictine Saints
Parchment · 3 + 502 ff. · 25 x 17 cm · St. Gall · 10th / 11th-13th century
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Hagiographic manuscript collection containing the lives of numerous saints, especially the Benedictine saints, written and compiled in the Cloister of St. Gall between the 10th and 13th centuries. Among other items it contains the lives of saints Remaclus, Gangold, Willibrord (originally written by Alcuin of York), Ulrich of Augsburg (originally written by Abbot Bern of Reichenau) and Magnus (older and newer lives). Between the newer and older versions of the lives of Magnus is a pen sketch of the healing of a blind person in Bregenz on the Bodensee. (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. 56-61.;
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 180.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0565 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 565: Lives of the Benedictine Saints (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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