Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Codex Vindobonensis 795

Letters of Alcuin and other documents Facsimile Edition

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No manuscript with runes has received so much attention as this Vienna codex, and for various reasons: it contains an important collection of Alcuin´s letters. Compiled during his lifetime and perhaps by no one less than his pupil Arn, then Archbishop of Salzburg. In it is preserved some fascinating Gothic material.

We have 1 facsimile edition of the manuscript "Letters of Alcuin and other documents": Die Alkuin-Briefe und andere Traktate facsimile edition, published by Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA), 1969

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Die Alkuin-Briefe und andere Traktate

Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA), 1969

  • Commentary (German) by Unterkircher, Franz
  • This is a partial facsimile of the original document, Letters of Alcuin and other documents: the facsimile might represent only a part, or doesn't attempt to replicate the format, or doesn't imitate the look-and-feel of the original document.

The facsimile (black and white) is the complete reproduction of the whole original document in its original size (270 x 175 mm. including paper margins). The pages are represented on a larger white background.

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Half leather.

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