Capitularia - Edition of the Frankish Capitularies

Capitulary of the Month March 2017: “Capitula legi Salicae addita” [BK 142]

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Die Kapitularien sind in ihrer Gestalt und in ihrem Inhalt so heterogen, dass es bislang nicht gelungen ist, eine allen Ansprüchen und […]

Capitularia becomes part of the MDR Database

We are delighted to announce that the Capitularia website – as well as its companion, the Bibliotheca legum – has been officially approved for inclusion in the Medieval Academy of America’s Database of Medieval Digital Resources (MDR), because it meets or exceeds their standards for digital best-practices. We would like to thank the curators of […]

Handschrift des Monats Mai 2019: Einsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, 191(277)

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Ein vergessener Textzeuge von BK 174 Die Handschrift aus der Stiftsbibliothek Einsiedeln dürfte den Kanonisten gut vertraut sein, tradiert sie doch als […]

Manuscript of the Month April 2019: Turin, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria, † Fragment

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Eine postume Zusammenführung Seit Erscheinen der Edition von Boretius – Krause sind nicht wenige neue Handschriften mit Kapitularienüberlieferungen bekannt geworden. Darunter finden […]

End-of-Year-Review 2018

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Recently published

Recently published manuscript pages: – New Haven, Yale University, The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 413 – Vatikan, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 263 Manuscript pages extended by new transcriptions: – Gotha, Forschungsbibliothek, Memb. I 84: BK 209, 212, 213, 216, 217 – Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 3877: BK 259 – Vatikan, Biblioteca […]

Manuscript of the Month December 2018: Gotha, Forschungsbibliothek, Memb. I 84

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Der Liber legum des Lupus, Teil 2 Das bedeutende Rechtskompendium des Gothanus (10./11. Jh., Mainz) und seine Besonderheiten waren bereits schon einmal […]

Manuscript of the Month November 2018: New Haven, The Beinecke Library, MS 413

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Ein Meisterwerk aus Reims, Tours oder sogar Sens? Nahezu alle Kapitularienhandschriften sind gewöhnliche Gebrauchshandschriften aus mäßigem Pergament und ohne großen Pomp. Hingegen […]

Recently published

As is well known, Louis the Pious’ Regni divisio (BK 194) is based largely on the Divisio regnorum by Charlemagne (BK 45). Therefore transcriptions of the main manuscripts of the latter were needed as a preparatory work for the critical edition of the Regni divisio. One of only two medieval manuscript witnesses, a heavily damaged […]