Philosophical text?


St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Cod. Sang. 587

Sandy Maillard, Fragmentarium, 2018 (Not Printed)

Remarks by the Editor:

Integrated (non-)identification, Duba 2019.

General Information

Title: Philosophical Text

Shelfmarks: Cod. Sang. 587

Material: Parchment and Wood

Date of Origin: Late thirteenth or early fourteenth century

General Remarks:

According to von Scarpatetti, the script dates from the thirteenth century.

Original Condition

Page Height: at least 170 mm

Height of Written Area: 170 mm

Number of Lines: 65 – 72

More about the Condition:

It is unclear whether the layout is in one or two columns.

Current Condition

Dimensions: 210 x 150 mm


  • Content Item
    • Text Language: Latin
    • Title: Philosophical text
    • Content Description:

      Some words legible on the first few lines:

      l. 3: extendit se a

      l. 4: non transeuntis... sic patet sicut

      l. 5: quare* prima quid... convenit... quantum potest ut dico* secundo p

      l. 6: qualiter... p... hoc, ergo etc.... ergo preteritorum ut ...

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Host Volume

Title: Lives of St. Gall and other saints, in verse ∙ The book Floretus ∙ Sermons by Peregrine of Opole and Jacobus de Voragine

Date of Origin/Publication: 14th century / 15th century

Place of Origin/Publication: St. Gall

Shelfmark: Cod. Sang. 587


Composite manuscript containing lives of saints in verse and other theological texts.

Description on e-codices.