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Registrum I, 7

Common name of letterRegistrum I, 7
Pages in Caspar's edition from 11 to 12 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 4778
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Caspar's edition)
Gregory VII writes to the French barones planing conquering expedition in Mauritanian Spain about the same plane undertaken by Count Ebulus of Roucy who wants to conquer Spain as his property according to an old contract conducted with St. Peter. Gregory demands that the French barons should respect this right.
Place of issueRome
Date of issue1073 April 30
Address lines GREGORIUS in Romanum pontificem electus omnibus principibus in terram Hyspaniae proficisci volentibus perpetuam salutem in domino Iesu Christo
IncipitNon latere vos credimus regnum Hyspaniae ...
Datum line Data Rome II Kalendas Maii Indictione XI
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Register of Gregory VII

book 1, no 7

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