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Registrum III, 5

Common name of letterRegistrum III, 5
Pages in Caspar's edition from 251 to 252 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 4966
Type of document(Normal) letter
Abstract
(from Caspar's edition)
Writing to the countesses Beatrice and Matilda of Tuscany Gregory VII laments about the ambiguous attitude of King Henry IV citing a letter of Henry, in which he pretends to obey to pope. Gregory answers the countesses' question about a pact with Duke Godfrey IV of Lower Lorraine (the Hunchback) evasively and rather refusing.
Place of issueRome
Date of issue1075 September 11
Address lines GREGORIUS episcopus servus servorum Dei Beatrici duci et Mathildi filiae eius salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitNon parum de vobis miramur, quod de his...
Datum line Data Romae III Idus Septembris Indictione XIIII
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Register of Gregory VII

book 3, no 5


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