Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Sang. 2  Cod. Sang. 749 Cod. Sang. 752  Cod. Sang. 2135  495/675
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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 751
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A compendium of 39 medical texts
Parchment · 500 pp. · 27.5-28 x 18-18.5 cm · most likely northern Italy · second half of the 9th century
Latin, German
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A compendium of 39 medical texts by known and unknown authors, produced in the second half of the 9th century, most likely in northern Italy, already obtained at an early date by the Abbey Library of St. Gall. This codex includes—sometimes in unique exemplars—an alphabetically ordered Greek-Latin herbal glossary, the treatise De re medica by one Pseudo-Plinius (Physica Plinii), and a longer medical tract entitled Liber Esculapii. (smu)
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 246-247.
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Beccaria Augusto, I codici di medicina del periodo presalernitano, Roma 1956, pp. 372-381.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0751 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 751: A compendium of 39 medical texts (
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