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Report No. r189

Fernandus Alvarez de Albornoz

fl. late 14th c.

 

Alternative Names

Fernando Álvarez de Albornoz

 

Biography/Description

A relative of Cardinal Albornoz, Fernandus was one of the founding members of the Colegio de España at Bologna. He lectured there on the Decretum from 1363–69, and left comments in his own hand. He later became archbishop of Lisbon (1369) and Sevilla (1371).

 

Text(s)

 
No. 1

Glosses on the Decretum.

 

Text(s) – Manuscripts

No. 1

Glosses on the Decretum.

 
Manuscript

Bologna, Coll. Spagna 281, fol. 296vb

 
 

Toledo, Arch. Cap. 4–2, fol. 1ra–vb

 

Literature

A. García y García, ‘La canonística española posclasica’, SG, 19 (1976) 227–28.

A. García y García, ‘El decretista Fernando Alvarez Albornoz y la fundación del Colegio de España’, Studia Albornotiana (1972) 131–65.

A. García y García, ‘La canonística ibérica posterior al Decreto de Graciano’, Repertorio de historia de las ciencias ecclesiasticas en España (Salamanca 1967) 1.423–24.