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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 231
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Isidorus, Etymologiae, Books I-X
Parchment · 378 pp. · 27 x 21.5 cm · St. Gall · around 880-890
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A careful copy of books I to X of the Etymologiae of Isidore of Seville († 636), written shortly before the year 900 in the monastery of St. Gall. This manuscript forms a unity with Cod. Sang. 232. (smu)
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Euw Anton von, Die St. Galler Buchkunst vom 8. bis zum Ende des 11. Jahrhunderts, Band I: Textband, St. Gallen 2008 (Monasterium Sancti Galli, Bd. 3), S. 444-446, Nr. 117.
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UCLA Reichenau-St. Gall Virtual Library
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 84.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0231 (
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 231: Isidorus, Etymologiae, Books I-X (
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Szirmai J. A., Carolingian Bindings in the Abbey Library of St Gall, in: Making the Medieval Book: Techniques of Production, ed. by L. L. Brownrigg. Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of The Seminar in the History of the Book to 1500, Oxford, July 1992, Anderson-Lovelace 1995, 157-179.

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