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The Bamberg model of the Historia Romana represents a desirable witness to the transition from Latin to vernacular literature, which the writer pertains to the highbrow and ideological milieu of the Ottonians. This e-book offers the 1st variation of the paraphrase inside the manuscript Bamberg, Hist. three.

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Then again, the last sentence, Cuius . . cecidit is only to be found in the text of Landolfus. The texts are very often combined without any regard for grammar, and the result might be quite confusing. 7 and 8. 7: Eo tempore apud Africam defuncto Transamundo Wandalorum rege Arrianae perÀdiae Heldericus eius Àlius ex captiua Valentiniani principis Àlia ortus Wandalorum adeptus est regnum. qui non patrem hereticum, sed matris catholicae monita sequens rectae Àdei cultor enituit. 7 of P-4 (my edition B, 2773–78): Eo tempore mortuo apud Africam Trasamundo Hildericus Àlius eius Guandalorum regnum accepit, quia fuerat natus de Àlia Valentiniani principis, et portauerat eam Gensericus captiuam de Roma in Africam.

V1] Vaticano, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 5 u 21. CAT. Vatasso & Franchi de’ Cavalieri 1902 p. 303. DAT. 15th century. OR. CONT. Paraphrase of Paul the Deacon HR I–XVI (101r–139v), Other texts: Latin Patrology (1r–101r), Notes on the successors of Simon Maccabaeus, a tiny fragment from the Chronicon de Caroli M. rebus gestis (139v–140r), Isocrates translated by Guarino Guarini Veronese (140v–152r). lat. 2953 Parchment, 141 f. 5. DESCR. Mortensen 2000b p. 196, Caspar 1909 p. 27. DAT.

Italy H P-1 P-2 Date Origin 15th c. Italy? 1. Stylistic adaptation of I–XVI. 44 with focus on the emperors. Epitome of VII–XVI: a catalogue of Roman Emperors from Caesar to Justinian. ) Class Mss Date B Halberca. year stadt, 1000 Germany O 13th Southerncentury England? Cf. 2. S 12th/ Salisbury, 13th England century U 14th Italy century P-5 V 11th/ Rome? 12th Italy century P-6 M 15th Italy? 8 Paul the Deacon combined with Orosius as part of a compilation of Roman history. 4. ClassiÀcation of manuscripts containing abbreviations and/or paraphrases of Landolfus Sagax Class L-1 Mss Date Be 15th c.

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