Einsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, 250 (382) (Gijsel A2b1)

Images: e-codices

Physical description: parchment, 294 × 238mm, 428 pages

Language: Latin

Date: ca. 1150

Provenance: Benedictine Abbey at Einsiedeln

Contents:

Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew (pp. 332–62), prefaced by the spurious letters between Chromatius and Heliodorus and Jerome

Pseudo-Melito, Dormition of Mary (CANT 111; pp. 362–75)

Gospel of Nicodemus (pp. 375–412)

Additional contents: the first of a 4-volume legendary, following the liturgical year.

Catalogs:

Bruckner, Albert. Scriptoria Medii Aevi Helvetica 5, Schreibschulen der Diözese Konstanz. Geneva, 1943 (pp. 57 and 181).

Gijsel, Jan. Die unmittelbare Textüberlieferung des sogenannten Pseudo–Matthäus, Verhandelingen van de Koninklijke Academie voor Wetenschappen, Letteren en Schone Kunsten van België, Klasse der Letteren 96. Brussels: Paleis der Academiën, 1981 (pp. 78–79).

Gijsel, Jan, ed. Libri de nativitate Mariae: Pseudo-Matthaei Evangelium, textus et commentarius, Libellus de nativitate sanctae Mariae, textux et commentarius. CCSA 9. Turnhout: Brepols, 1997 (p. 121).

Meier, G. Catalogus codicum manu scriptum qui in bibliotheca monasterii Einsiedlensis O.S.B. servantur, vol. 1. Einsiedeln, 1899 (pp. 215–19).

Other online databases: Lang, Odo. “Einsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, Codex 250 (382).” e-codices: Virtual Manuscript Library of Switzerland, 2015.

Entry created by Brandon Hawk, Rhode Island College (bhawk@ric.edu), 12 April 2017.