|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionStiftsbibliothek
Manuscript Title"Engelberger Predigten" (Composite manuscript Eb)
CaptionPaper · 112 ff. · 21.5 x 14.5 cm · Engelberg (parts also from Stans?) · between 1378 and 1386
Manuscript SummaryThe third volume, now missing materials from the end, of a codicologically heterogeneous composite of fascicle groups and individual leaves containing copies of sermons in German, assembled near the end of the 14th century or early in the 15th century for use in the women's cloister of St. Andreas at Engelberg. Together with Cod. 335, this is the oldest textual witness for the body of works known as the "Engelberger Predigten" (formerly the "Engelberger Prediger"). Scribes have been identified as the latter Johannes von Bolsenheim, Prior of Engelberg, and the clerk of Lucerne and lay prebendary Johannes Friker, who died in 1388. The Benedictine nuns of St. Andreas took the two complementary volumes Cod. 335 and Cod. 336 (a third volume may have been lost) as well as Cod. 337 and at least 24 additional manuscripts with them to their new location at Sarnen; these have been held in the library of Engelberg Abbey since 1887.
Standard descriptionBeschreibung für e-codices von Dr. Mathias Stauffacher, 2010.
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Additional descriptionP. Benedictus Gottwald, Catalogus codicum manu scriptorum qui asservantur in Bibliotheca Monasterii O.S.B. Engelbergensis in Helvetia, Freiburg im Breisgau 1891, p. 238.
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-bke-0336 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bke-0336)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttp://www.e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/bke-0336/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quoteEngelberg, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 336: "Engelberger Predigten" (Composite manuscript Eb) (http://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/bke/0336).
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