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Report No. a107

Collectio Brugensis

c.1188

 

Alternative Names

Bruges collection

 

Biography/Description

Systematic decretal collection in 59 titles compiled at Reims shortly after 1187. Derived from an exemplar belonging to the Wigorniensis-Group, it later served as a source of the Collectio Sangermanensis.

 

Text(s)

 
No. 1

Collectio Brugensis.

 

Text(s) – Manuscripts

No. 1

Collectio Brugensis.

 
Manuscript

Brugge, Stedelijke Bibl. 378, fol. 1–83

 
 

Brugge, Stedelijke Bibl. 379, fol. 1–83

 
 

Città del Vaticano, BAV Ottob. lat. 3027, fol. 1–111

 

Text(s) – Modern Editions

No. 1

Collectio Brugensis.

 
Modern Editions

Die Canones-Sammlungen zwischen Gratian und Bernhard von Pavia, ed. E. Friedberg (Leipzig 1897; repr. Graz 1958) 136–70.

 

Literature

C. Duggan, ‘Decretal Collections from Gratian’s Decretum to the Compilationes antiquae: The Making of the New Case Law’, in The History of Medieval Canon Law in the Classical Period, 1140–1234: From Gratian to the Decretals of Pope Gregory IX, W. Hartmann and K. Pennington, ed. (History of Medieval Canon Law 6; Washington DC 2008) 285–86.

L. Falkenstein, ‘Zu Entstehungsort und Redaktor der Collectio Brugensis’, in Proceedings San Diego, S. Chodorow, ed. (MIC C–9; Città del Vaticano 1992) 117–62.

L. Falkenstein, ‘Decretalia Remensia: Zu Datum und Inhalt einiger Dekretalen Alexanders III. für Empfänger in der Kirchenprovinz Reims’, in Miscellanea Rolando Bandinelli papa Alessandro III, F. Liotta, ed. (Siena 1986) 153–216.

P. Landau, ‘Die Entstehung der systematischen Dekretalensammlungen und die europäische Kanonistik des 12. Jahrhunderts’, ZRG Kan. Abt., 66 (1979) 143–44.

W. Holtzmann, ‘Über die vatikanische Handschrift der Collectio Brugensis’, in Collectanea Vaticana in honorem Card. Albareda II (Studi e Testi 219; Città del Vaticano 1962) 391–414.

S. Kuttner, Repertorium 297–98.

E. Friedberg, Die Canones–Sammlungen zwischen Gratian und Bernhard von Pavia (Leipzig 1897; repr. Graz 1956) 136–70.