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Report No. a594

Abbreviatio Decreti ‘Quoniam egestas’

c. 1150

 

Alternative Names

‘Omne ius aut diuinum’

 

Biography/Description

Written around 1150 in Southern France. In several manuscripts the work is accompanied by glosses which utilize the civilian Exceptiones Petri, likewise of Provençal origin. See also Appendix abbreviationis ‘Quoniam egestas’.

 

Text(s)

 
No. 1

Abbreviatio Decreti ‘Quoniam egestas’, c. 1150.

 

Text(s) – Manuscripts

No. 1

Abbreviatio Decreti ‘Quoniam egestas’, c. 1150.

 
Manuscript

Leipzig, Universitätsbibl. 1012 (without prologue; part I only)

 
 

Oxford, New Coll. 220 (without prologue)

 
 

Paris, BN lat. 15001, fol. 127-238v (without prologue)

 
 

Praha, Metropolitní Kapitula I.LXXIV, fol. 10-107v

 
 

Sankt Gallen, Stiftsbibl. 711

 
 

Vorau, Stiftsbibl. 184

 
 

Worcester, Cath. Libr. Q.43 (ends at C.26 q.6 c.12)

 

Literature

R. Weigand, ‘Die Dekretalabbreuiatio “Quoniam egestas” und ihre Glossen’, in Fides et ius . . . Georg May (Regensburg 1991) 249–265.

S. Kuttner, ‘The “Extravagantes” of the Decretum in Biberbach’, BMCL 3 (1973) 263–264.

S. Kuttner, Repertorium 263–264.