Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Sang. 2  Cod. Sang. 568 Cod. Sang. 570  Cod. Sang. 2135  420/695

Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
St. Gallen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 569
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Vitae of early Christian popes and martyrs. Excerpts. Seneca, Apocolocyntosis. Varia
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 259 pp. · 23 x 18 cm · 9th/10th centuries
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Contains, among other items, the only extant version of the Life of Saint Ambrose, composed by an unknown monk from Milan around 870, and the principal manuscript of Seneca's (1 BC - 65 AD) Apocolocyntosis, a satirical pamphlet on the Roman emperor Claudius (41 - 54 AD). (smu)
Standard description:
Standard description
Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Bd. 1: Abt. IV: Codices 547-669: Hagiographica, Historica, Geographica, 8.-18. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden 2003, S. 70-74.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St.Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 183.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0569 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-csg-0569)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/csg/0569
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
IIIF Drag-n-drop https://www.e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/csg-0569/manifest.json
How to quote:
How to quote
St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 569: Vitae of early Christian popes and martyrs. Excerpts. Seneca, Apocolocyntosis. Varia (https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/csg/0569).
Online Since:
Online Since
12/31/2005
Additional literature:
Additional literature
Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
External resources:
External resources
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Document Type:
Document Type
Manuscript
Century:
Century
9th century, 10th century
Decoration:
Decoration
Figurative, Full Page, Ornamental, Penwork
Liturgica christiana:
Liturgica christiana
Passionary/Legendary
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