Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, MS Reg. lat. 81

  • s. x
  • Continental manuscripts
  • vellum
Continental manuscript containing a copy of the A-text of the Hisperica famina.
Provenance and related aspects
s. x
10th 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 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.

Secondary sources (select)

Wilmart, Andreas [ed.], Codices Reginenses Latini. Tomus I: Codices 1-250, Vatican City: Bibliotheca Apostolica Vaticana, 1937.
Herren, Michael W., The Hisperica famina, 2 vols, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Studies and Texts 31, 85, Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1974–1987.
Dennis Groenewegen
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