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


Registrum III, 7

Common name of letterRegistrum III, 7
Pages in Caspar's edition from 256 to 259 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 4965
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Caspar's edition)
Gregory VII utters to Henry IV his promptness to maintain peace between church and regnum, he congratulates on the victory over the Saxons (though it is to be mourned that Christian blood was shed). He also mentions the disposal of Bishop Hermann of Bamberg.
Place of issueRome
Date of issue1075 September
Address lines GREGORIUS episcopus servus servorum Dei Heinrico regi salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitQuando litteras tuae magnitudinis accepi...
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Annalista Saxo

a. 1075, p. 433-434

different text from that of the Codex Udalrici and the register

Quo tempore inter ceteras commociones per legatos et litteras sibi directas hanc epistolam a papa Gregorio suscepit

Codex Udalrici

NO 137, col. 136-137

Hypothetical collection g

Hypothetical collection g

Codex Udalrici

Register of Gregory VII

book 3, no 7

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