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Collection of sermons, aphorisms, quotations, and sentences by several different authors including Hugh of Saint Victor, Martin of Braga, and Hildebert

Identifier: MS 105/ff. 12v-35v


This section of the manuscript contains a collection of several different sermons, aphorisms, quotations, and sentences by several different authors. These were added later in several different hands. Some of the texts quoted in this section are: De Quatuor Virtutibus Cardinalibus (or Formula vitae honestae) by Martin of Braga (f. 21r); Sententiae Theologicae, of which the first part is described by the scribe as a prologue of Hugh (f. 21v); and two sermons by Hildebert: de Praeclaris in Nos Christi Beneficiis (f. 32v) and Sermo in Festo Annuntiationis Beatae Mariae. Sermo Unicus. De Incarnatione (f. 33r).

The section starts on f. 12v with the following words: Joachim et Cleophas et Salomee Annam vicissim uxorem habuerat. And ends on f. 35v with the following words: corpori claritatis sue Jhesu Christi deus noster qui vivit et regnat per omnia secula seculorum Amen.


  • Creation: 11th-12th century


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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to all. The manuscripts can be consulted in the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Main Library.


24 folios

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Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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