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Country of LocationSwitzerland
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Library / CollectionStiftsbibliothek
ShelfmarkCod. Sang. 990
Manuscript TitleComposite manuscript of ascetic content with spiritual treatises by the Dominican Monk Wendelin Fabri from Pforzheim
CaptionPaper · 589 pp. · 30.5 × 21/21.5 cm · Dominican Cloister St. Katharina in St. Gall (Regina Sattler, Dorothea Hertenstein, Elisabeth Schaigenwiler) · 1521/22
Manuscript SummaryThis manuscript was written in the years 1521 and 1522 by the copyists Regina Sattler, Dorothea von Hertenstein and Elisabeth Schaigenwiler in the Dominican Cloister St. Katharina in St. Gall; it is the only manuscript to transmit the spiritual works of the Dominican Monk Wendelin Fabri (around 1465 - after 1533), who was born in Pforzheim. Between 1510 and1518, while Spiritual (chaplain and confessor) at the Dominican Cloister Zoffingen in Constance, for reading aloud during meals at the cloister, he created spiritual treatises about the Eucharist, about the five loaves of barley bread of the religious and about the fruits of the Holy Mass, the collations of the seven O-Antiphons, as well as the treatises Villicatorius and Prudentia simplex religiosorum. The manuscript came to the monastery library of St. Gall between 1780 and 1782; at the end of the 16th century, it had still been at the Dominican Cloister St. Katharina in Wil. (smu)
Standard descriptionMengis Simone, Schreibende Frauen um 1500. Scriptorium und Bibliothek des Dominikanerklosters St. Katharina St. Gallen (Scrinium Friburgense 28), Berlin 2013, S. 337-341.
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Additional descriptionScherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 376.
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-csg-0990 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-csg-0990)
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IIIF Manifest URLhttp://e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/csg-0990/manifest.json
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How to quoteSt. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 990: Composite manuscript of ascetic content with spiritual treatises by the Dominican Monk Wendelin Fabri from Pforzheim (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0990).
Additional literatureAdditional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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