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Database of the Letters of Pope Gregory VII (1073-1085): Which letter is in which collection?


Frutolf of Michelsberg, Chronicle

Common name of collectionFrutolf of Michelsberg, Chronicle
Type of collectionNarrative source (explanation and all of this type)
Date (relevant parts)between 1076 and 1103
Bibliographical referenceFrutolfs und Ekkehards Chroniken und die anonyme Kaiserchronik, ed. Franz-Josef Schmale, Schmale-Ott (Ausgewählte Quellen zur deutschen Geschichte des Mittelalters, Freiherr-vom-Stein-Gedächtnisausgabe Bd. 15, 1972)
CommentaryFor the usage of p by Frutolf see Erdmann 1936 p. 33-34.
"The Chronica of Frutolf of Michelsberg reveals [...] the rare phenomenon of a Gregorian letter collection fallen into - and perserved by - unfriendly hands." Robinson 1983 p. 188.
Name of letter Number, page, chapter... within collection Textual features Fons formalis

Registrum IV, 12

p. 86

Just a part

Hypothetical collection p

Ep. vagans 14

p. 86

Just a part and substantially altered

Hypothetical collection p

Registrum VII, 14a (No 'real' letter)

p. 86-87

Just two small bits

Hypothetical collection p

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