Cambrai, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 857

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  • s. xiii
  • Non-Celtic manuscripts
  • vellum
Compilation of saints' Lives, including Lives of St Brigit and St Fursa
Cat. no. 857 (761)
Provenance and related aspects
s. xiii
13th century
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 for 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.

[dig. img.] Bibliothèque virtuelle des manuscrits médiévaux (BVMM), Online: IRHT-CNRS. URL: <>.
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Secondary sources (select)

Molinier, Auguste, Catalogue général des manuscrits des bibliothèques publiques de France. Départements, vol. 17: Cambrai, Paris, 1891.
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338–340 [id. 857.]
Dennis Groenewegen