G7LDB - Gregory 7th Letter Database
Database of the Letters of Pope Gregory VII (1073-1085): Which letter is in which collection?


Ep. vagans 1

Common name of letterEp. vagans 1
Pages in Cowdrey's edition from 2 to 4
Number in JL 4801
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Cowdrey's edition)
Gregory commends his messenger to Archbishop Lanfranc of Canterbury and desires his help and prayers amidst the tribulations of the papal office; Lanfranc is to take steps against those 'Scots' who abandon or sell their wives.
Date of issue between 1073 June 30 and 1073 December 31
Address lines Gregorius episcopus servus servorum Dei carissimo fratri in Christo Lanfranco venerabili Cantuariorum archiepiscopo salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitQualiter nobis apostolici regiminis honor...
Is included in
(4 different items)
Name of collection Number, page, chapter... within collection

Cambridge Dd i 11

fol. 204v-205r

London Cotton Claudius E V

fol. 244r-244v

London Cotton Nero A VII

fol. 10v

Rome Regensis 285

fol. 5v-6r

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