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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
St. Gallen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 1869
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Sermons and spiritual instructions for the sisters of the Dominican cloister St. Katharinen in St. Gall
Caption:
Caption
Paper · 532 pp. · 15 x 10.5 cm · Dominican cloister St. Gall (Angela Varnbühler) · around 1487
Language:
Language
German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Composite manuscript with sermons and spiritual instructions, written around 1487 in the Dominican cloister St. Katharinen in St. Gall by the prioress Angela Varnbüeler. Among others, the volume contains a detailed sermon about Saint Clare of Assisi, into which is incorporated her vita; an open letter from a father to his spiritual children, attributed to a Franciscan monk; a sermon about suffering, death and the sacraments (an interpretation of John 16,21); and a meditation Von der Maß des gaistlichen Crutz, falsely attributed to Anselm of Canterbury. (smu)
Standard description:
Standard description
Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Codices 1726-1984 (14.-19. Jahrhundert), Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen 1983, S. 122-125.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Mengis Simone, Schreibende Frauen um 1500. Scriptorium und Bibliothek des Dominikanerinnenklosters St. Katharina St. Gallen (Scrinium Friburgense 28), Berlin 2013, S. 355-357.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-1869 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-csg-1869)
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http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/1869
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 1869: Sermons and spiritual instructions for the sisters of the Dominican cloister St. Katharinen in St. Gall (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/1869).
Online Since:
Online Since
10/07/2013
Additional literature:
Additional literature
Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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