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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Wil
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Dominikanerinnenkloster St. Katharina
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
M 41
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Otto von Passau, The twenty-four Elders
Caption:
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Paper · 452 ff. · 21 x 14.5 cm · St. Gall · 1484
Language:
Language
German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This work presents a guide to the Christian life in 24 speeches, each following a particular theme, put together using brief selections from more than 100 authors. In the late Middle Ages this was a favorite text for reading aloud at meals, especially the long and detailed life of Mary attributed to the “12th elder“, which combines the story of Christ's Passion with an account of the fate of Mary. (men)
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Standard description
Mengis Simone, Schreibende Frauen um 1500. Scriptorium und Bibliothek des Dominikanerinnenklosters St. Katharina St. Gallen (Scrinium Friburgense 28), Berlin 2013, S. 298-301.
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Additional description:
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Katalog der datierten Handschriften in der Schweiz in lateinischer Schrift vom Anfang des Mittelalters bis 1550, Bd. III: Die Handschriften der Bibliotheken St. Gallen-Zürich, bearbeitet von Beat Matthias von Scarpatetti, Rudolf Gamper und Marlis Stähli, Dietikon-Zürich 1991, Nr. 415, S. 149-150.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-kaw-0041 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-kaw-0041)
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http://e-codices.ch/en/list/one/kaw/0041
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Wil, Dominikanerinnenkloster St. Katharina, M 41: Otto von Passau, The twenty-four Elders (http://e-codices.ch/en/list/one/kaw/0041).
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07/31/2009
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