Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Don. B VI 4  Cod. Don. B VI 4 Cod. Don. B VI 4  Cod. Don. B VI 4  1/1
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Germany
Location:
Location
Stuttgart
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Württembergische Landesbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. Don. B VI 4
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Fulda Legendary
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 1 f. · 41.5 x 27 cm · Fulda · ca. 1156
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Leaf from the fourth volume (Juli-August) of a Fulda Legendary that originally consisted of six volumes, commissioned in 1156 by Rugger, monk at Frauenberg Abbey in Fulda (1176-1177 abbot of Fulda as Rugger II). This fragment contains parts of the Vita s. Amalbergae and probably was written by Eberhard of Fulda. The legendary was still used in the middle of the 16th century in Fulda by Georg Witzel (1501-1573) for his Hagiologium seu de sanctis ecclesiae (Mainz 1541) as well as for his Chorus sanctorum omnium. Zwelff Bücher Historien Aller Heiligen Gottes (Köln 1554). This is the only verifiable fragment from the 4th volume. The remaining surviving fragments from the legendary are in Basel, Solothurn and Nuremberg. They are from the third (May-June) and sixth (November-December) volume and show that these volumes at least reached Basel, where both evidently were used as manuscript waste around 1580. (stb)
Standard description:
Standard description
Johannes Staub (Institut Bibliotheca Fuldensis der Theologischen Fakultät Fulda) und Anette Löffler, 2019.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-wbl-CodDon-B-VI-0004 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-wbl-CodDon-B-VI-0004)
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http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/wbl/CodDon-B-VI-0004
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Stuttgart, Württembergische Landesbibliothek, Cod. Don. B VI 4: Fulda Legendary (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/wbl/CodDon-B-VI-0004).
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06/13/2019
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