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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 571
Manuscript Title:
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Lives of early Christian and early Frankish saints
Parchment · 293 pp. · 19-19.5 x 14.5-15 cm · St. Gall (in part) · 9th century / 11th/12th century
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Manuscript Summary
Manuscript compilation from the second half of the 9th century, predominated by lives of the early Christian and early Frankish saints. The codex contains, among other items, the life history of St. Augustine written by Possidius as well as a catalog of the writings of Augustine, a copy of the life history of St. Remaclus with dedicatory letter and prologue (from the 11th century), and the lives of Saints Sualo (an Anglo-Saxon who lived at Einsiedeln), Pelagius, and Purchard. (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. 79-82.
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St.Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 184-185.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0571 (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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