Select manuscript from this collection: Ms. A 135  Ms. C 60 Ms. C 74a  Ms. Rh. hist. 33b  16/46
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Zentralbibliothek (on long-term loan in the Abbey Library of St. Gall Abbey)
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Ms. C 62
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Parchment · 236 ff. · 25.6 x 19.7 / 26.2 x 18.0 / 24.0 x 19.2 cm · St. Gall · 10th–12th centuries
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Manuscript compilation containing, among other items, a copy of the epic "Thebaïs" (the Tales of Thebes) by the Roman poet Publius Papinius Statius († about 95 A.D.), written down and annotated with Scholien (commentaries) in the 11th century in the monastery of St. Gall. The volume also contains copies of two brief grammar texts from the 12th century, together with 10th century copies of computational tables and instructions as well as assorted excerpts from the works of the Venerable Bede († 735), set in writing in the 10th century. (smu)
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Mohlberg Leo Cunibert, Katalog der Handschriften der Zentralbibliothek Zürich I, Mittelalterliche Handschriften, Zürich 1952, S. 34-35 und S. 356.
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10.5076/e-codices-zbz-C0062 (
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