Biblia sacra

(Sanctus Hieronymus, Epistula ad Paulinum (58), Genesis 1:1-1:20)


St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Cod. Sang. 88

Sandy Maillard, Fragmentarium, 2018 (Not Printed)

General Information

Title: Sanctus Hieronymus, Epistula ad Paulinum (58), Genesis 1:1-1:20

Shelfmarks: Cod. Sang. 88

Material: Parchment

Date of Origin: 10th/11th century

Script, Hands:


Original Condition

Page Height: at least 265 mm

Page Width: at least 175 mm

Height of Written Area: at least 215 mm

Width of Written Area: 130 – 150 mm

Number of Columns: 2

Width of Columns: 65 – 75 mm

Number of Lines: at least 30

Line Height: 2 – 9 mm

Current Condition

Dimensions: 265 x 175 mm


  • Content Item
    • Text Language: latin
    • Title: Sanctus Hieronymus, Epistula ad Paulinum (58), Genesis 1:1-1:20
    • Content Description:
      • p. 597: Sanctus Hieronymus, Epistula ad Paulinum (58) from [aliud esse int]erpretem to the end;
      • p. 598: beginning of Genesis to 1:20 dixit.
    • 597

Host Volume

Title: Origenes, Commentarii in epistulas ad Romanos

Date of Origin/Publication: second half of 9th century

Place of Origin/Publication: St. Gall

Shelfmark: Cod. Sang. 88


An excellently crafted copy of the ten-part commentary of the Greek theologian Origen (185-253/54) on the Epistle to the Romans (Commentarii in epistulas ad Romanos), produced in the Cloister of St. Gall during the second half of the 9th century.

Description on e-codices.