Select manuscript from this collection: Ms. A 135  Ms. C 10i Ms. C 43  Ms. Rh. hist. 33b  12/46
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Zentralbibliothek (on long-term loan in the Abbey Library of St. Gall Abbey)
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Ms. C 12
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Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica
Parchment · 169 ff. · 31.3 x 23.0 cm · St. Gall · around 820-830
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The so-called "Zürcher Psalter" (Zurich Psalter) or "St. Galler Psalter" (St. Gallen Psalter), written and decorated in the scriptorum of the monastery of St. Gall, with numerous initial capitals as well as with the oldest extant artistically sophisticated miniature found in the St. Gallen manuscripts, from about 820/830. Includes appended All Saints Litany and computational tables and diagrams. Used daily by the monks in the liturgy of the hours. (smu)
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Mohlberg Leo Cunibert, Katalog der Handschriften der Zentralbibliothek Zürich I, Mittelalterliche Handschriften, Zürich 1952, S. 19 und S. 351.
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Euw Anton von, Die St. Galler Buchkunst vom 8. bis zum Ende des 11. Jahrhunderts. (= Monasterium Sancti Galli, Bd. 3) Band I: Textband. St. Gallen 2008, S. 324-326, Nr. 32.
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10.5076/e-codices-zbz-C0012 (
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Schmidt · 01/31/2014, 17:42:09

Zusätzliche Beschreibung Anton von Euw,
168v-169r Nachträge.
o (169r) (lies: 168v) Johannesevangelium (10. Jh.)
o (169v) (lies: 169r-v) Orationen

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