lex: Leges Visigothorum

Embraces the following “leges”: Codex Euricianus, Lex Visigothorum

Rome, Biblioteca Vallicelliana, B. 32

Rome, Biblioteca Vallicelliana, B. 32

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Rom (Italy)
Biblioteca Vallicelliana
B. 32

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History:

Origin:
1059-1070, Veroli (Kaiser)


Physical description:


Quires:


Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Collectio canonum (derivative of the Collectio in V libris)
  • 158r
    Lectio legum:
  • -- Edictum Theoderici 57 (?)
  • -- C. 8,4,7 (Summa Perusina)
  • -- Lex Visigothorum (6,1,8 and 5,5,1, both edited)
  • -- two further legal texts

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El Escorial, Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo, D. I. 2

El Escorial, Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo, D. I. 2

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

El Escorial (Spain)
Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo
D. I. 2


History:

Origin:
10th century (finished in 976) (Zeumer); 976, Monasterio de Albelda (García López); 974-976, San Martín de Alvelda (Mordek); May 26th 974 or 974-976 (Kéry); Oviedo (Davies)

Provenance:
Written in Monasterio de Albelda the manuscript got into the possession of Count Buendia, who presented the codex to Philip II. Since 1576 in El Escorial. (Gontrum 1993) According to Wendy Davies the codex was written in Oviedo. (Davies 2016)


Physical description:

Material: parchment
Quires:
Number: 429 foll.
Size: 465 x 325 mm

Lines: 39-40

Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 20r - 238v, 248 - 341r
    Collectio Hispana
  • Council of Toledo
  • Isidore, Etymologiae and De fide catholica contra Iudaeos
  • Mozarabic calendar
  • history of Mohammed
  • names of illustrious men
  • Vita Salvi abbatis Albaildensis
  • homilies of Gregory the Great
  • excerpts from the regula Benedicti
  • three sermons of Augustine
  • 385v - 428r
    Lex Visigothorum

References:

  • Zeumer 1902 p. XXIV
  • Gontrum 1993 Part 2 p. 182-196
  • Mordek 1995 p. 1047 [PDF-Download]
  • García López 1996 p. 36, 121-124
  • Kéry 1999 p. 60, 62
  • Keefe 2012 p. 72, 232
  • Wendy Davies, Windows on Justice in Northern Iberia 800–1000, London / New York 2016 p. 12 n. 18

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    Zaragoza, Biblioteca de la Universidad, ms. 225

    Zaragoza, Biblioteca de la Universidad, ms. 225

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Zaragoza (Spain)
    Biblioteca de la Universidad
    ms. 225


    History:

    Origin:
    13th century (García López)


    Physical description:


    Quires:


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Lex Visigothorum

    References:

    García López 1996 p. 35,

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    Vic, Biblioteca Episcopal, dipòsit MSG, s.n.

    Vic, Biblioteca Episcopal, dipòsit MSG, s.n.

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vic (Spain)
    Biblioteca Episcopal
    dipòsit MSG, s.n.


    History:

    Origin:
    ca. 880 (García López); ca. 900, Vic (dels Sants Gros i Pujol)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 1 fol.
    Size: 255 x 145 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule with influences of the visigotic script

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Lex Visigothorum (fragment, part of the list of titles of lib. 8, tit. 4)

    References:

  • García López 1996 p. 35
  • Miquel dels Sants Gros i Pujol (Hrsg.), La biblioteca episcopal de Vic. Un patrimoni bibliogràfic d'onze segles, Vic 2006, Nr. 10.

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    Vic, Biblioteca Episcopal, frag. XV/3

    Vic, Biblioteca Episcopal, frag. XV/3

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vic (Spain)
    Biblioteca Episcopal
    frag. XV/3


    History:

    Origin:
    1000-1020, written by Bonsom (dels Sants Gros i Pujol)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 1 fol.
    Size: 340 x 230 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Lex Visigothorum (fragment, part of lib. 2, tit. 1)

    References:

  • García López 1996 p. 35
  • Miquel dels Sants Gros i Pujol (Hrsg.), La biblioteca episcopal de Vic. Un patrimoni bibliogràfic d'onze segles, Vic 2006, S. 38, Nr. 23.

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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1024

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1024

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Reg. Lat. 1024

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    History:

    Origin:
    beginning of the 8th century (Zeumer); beginning of the 8th century, presumably Urgell or Cerdaña (García López); 7th century, Spain or South France (CLA)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 138 foll.
    Size: 280 x 190 mm


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r - 138r
      Lex Visigothorum with list of titles
    • 138r
      Sermo of Augustinus
    • 138v
      Chronica regum Visigothorum

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    Toledo, Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular, 43-47

    Toledo, Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular, 43-47

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Toledo (Spain)
    Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular
    43-47


    History:

    Origin:
    12th century (Zeumer); 12th century, Toledo (García López)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 105 foll.
    Size: 272 x 200 mm


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1 - 103v
      Lex Visigothorum
    • 104r - 105r
      unknown texts
    • 105v
      legal prescriptions for monks

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    Toledo, Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular, 43-46

    Toledo, Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular, 43-46

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Toledo (Spain)
    Archivo y Biblioteca Capitular
    43-46


    History:

    Origin:
    13th century (Zeumer); 14th century, Toledo (following a Catalonian model) (García López)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 48 foll.
    Size: 375 x 235 mm


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1 - 47r
      Lex Visigothorum
    • 47 - 48
      Justinian law

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