Engelberg, Stiftsbibliothek, 2 (Gijsel A4a1)

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Physical description: parchment, 436/443 x 310mm, 264 fols., 2 cols.

Language: Latin

Date: 12th cent.

Provenance: probably Saint Blasien, Germany

Contents:

Life of Mary Magdalene (CANT 72; fol. 1)

Martyrdom of James, Son of Zebedee (CANT 272; fols. 3r–5r)

Martyrdom of Stephen (fols. 23r–26v)

Martyrdom of Bartholomew (CANT 259; fols. 45r–48r)

Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew (CANT 51; fols. 94v–99v), lacking prefatory letters, for the Conception of Mary, September 8

Additional contents: lives of saints and martyrdoms.

Catalogs:

Bruckner, Albert. Scriptoria Medii Aevi Helvetica 8, Schreibschulen der Diözese Konstanz, Stift Engelberg. Geneva, 1950 (p. 108, summary).

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. 102–103).

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. 129).

Gottwald, Benedictus. Catalogus Codicum Manu Scriptorum qui asservantur in Bibliotheca Monasterii O.S.B. Engelbergensis in Helvetia. Freiburg im Breisgau, 1891 (pp. 4–11).

Sara, Janner and Jurot Romain. Die handschriftliche Überlieferung der Werke des Heiligen Augustinus, Band IX/2 Schweiz. Vienna, 2001 (pp. 96–97).

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Entry created: 13 April 2017.