Bern, Burgerbibliothek, MS 207

  • Latin language
  • s. viii/ix
  • Continental manuscripts
  • vellum
Carolingian manuscript containing materials relating to Latin grammar.
Belongs with Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, MS 7520, ff. 1-24.
Provenance and related aspects
Latin language;
s. viii/ix
8th or 9th century
Origin, provenance
Provenance: Fleury
Origin, provenance
Provenance: Fleury.
Hands, scribes
Codicological information

The list below has been collated from the table of contents (if available on this page)Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations concerning individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.


Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

Flüeler, Christoph [project director], and Urs Baumann [photographer] (et al.), e-codices: virtual manuscript library of Switzerland, Online: University of Freiburg. URL: <>.
Online since 10/13/2016. direct link

Secondary sources (select)

Homburger, Otto, Die illustrierten Handschriften der Burgerbibliothek Bern: die Vorkarolingischen und Karolingischen Handschriften, Bern: Burgerbibliothek Bern, 1962.
Derolez, René, “‘Ogam’, ‘Egyptian’, ‘African’, and ‘Gothic’ alphabets: some remarks in connection with Codex Bernensis 207”, Scriptorium 5 (1951): 1–19.
Persée: <link>
Hagen, Hermann, Catalogus codicum Bernensium (Bibliotheca Bongarsiana), Bern: Haller, 1874–1875.  
comments: Originally published as two volumes: I. Codices 1-306. II. Praefatio; Codices 306-733; Appendix; Librorum impressorum quibus notae marginales ascriptae sunt conspectus; Indices.
Gallica: <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link>
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Hagen, Hermann, Anecdota Helvetica quae ad grammaticam latinam spectant ex Bibliothecis Turicensi, Einsidlensi, Bernensi, Leipzig: Teubner, 1870.
MDZ: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
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