Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, lat. 5327

Images: Gallica

Other shelfmark(s): Gijsel A1c1

Physical description: parchment, 258 × 180 mm, 205 fols., 1 col.; composite volume of three self-contained units (I fol. 1–24; II fol. 25–170; III fol. 171–205) and fol. 188 is a loose leaf.

Language: Latin

Date: 10th cent.

Provenance: Abbey of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Contents:

Gospel of Nicodemus (CANT 62; fols. 35v–55r)

Vengeance of the Savior (CANT 70; fols. 55r–61v)

Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew (CANT 51; fols. 61v–73r)

Dormition of Mary by Joseph of Arimathea (CANT 116; fol. 73r–80r)

Passion of John by Pseudo-Melito (CANT 220; fol. 171r–177v)

Acts of Thomas (CANT 245; 188v)

Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew (CANT 51; fols. 191v–197v and 202v)

Passion of Andrew (CANT 231; fol. 205v, 204, 203v)

Additional contents: Various lives and passions, Finding of the Cross, Life of Adam and Eve.

Catalogs:

Hagiographi Bollandiani. Catalogus codicum hagiographicorum latinorum antiquiorum saeculo XVI qui asservantur in Bibliotheca nationali Parisiensi. Subsidia Hagiographica 2. 3 vols. Brussels/Paris: apud editores, 1889–1893 (vol. 1, pp. 241–43)

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. 47–49)

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. 112).

Other online databases: none

Entry created: 25 May 2017