Manuscripts

Bern, Burgerbibliothek, MS 417 Computistics.

  • Latin
  • s. ix
  • Continental manuscripts
  • vellum
Identifiers
Location
Shelfmark
417
Type
computistics
Provenance and related aspects
Language
Latin
Date
s. ix
9th century (Hagen); “IX. Jh., ca. 1./2. Drittel” (Bischoff).
Origin, provenance
Provenance: France, Centre-Val de LoireFrance, Centre-Val de Loire

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“Umkreis von Tours” (Bischoff).
Hands, scribes
Multiple hands.
Codicological information
Material
vellum
Dimensions
22.8 cm × 16.5 cm
Foliation / Pagination
114 folia? Bischoff counts 104 of them.
Distinct units
f. 1

Fragment of Isidore's Etymologiae. Damaged.

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Sources

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Secondary sources (select)

Bischoff, Bernhard, Katalog der festländischen Handschriften des neunten Jahrhunderts (mit Ausnahme der wisigotischen), vol. 1: Aachen–Lambach, Veröffentlichungen der Kommission für die Herausgabe der mittelalterlichen Bibliothekskataloge Deutschlands und der Schweiz, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1998.
127 [id. 592.]
Jones, Charles W., Bedae pseudepigrapha: scientific writings falsely attributed to Bede, Ithaca, NY, London: Cornell University Press, Milford, 1939.
113
Hagen, Hermann, Catalogus codicum Bernensium (Bibliotheca Bongarsiana), Bern: Haller, 1874–1875.  
comments: Originally published as two volumes: I. Codices 1-306. II. Praefatio; Codices 306-733; Appendix; Librorum impressorum quibus notae marginales ascriptae sunt conspectus; Indices.
Gallica: <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link>
372–373 direct link
Hagen, Hermann, Anecdota Helvetica quae ad grammaticam latinam spectant ex Bibliothecis Turicensi, Einsidlensi, Bernensi, Leipzig: Teubner, 1870.
MDZ: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
lii–liv; cxxxxiv–cxxxxv
Contributors
C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
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February 2020, last updated: November 2021