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Alcuin, 735-804. Quaestiones in Genesim ad litteram per interrogationes et responsiones


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    • Quaestiones in Genesim ad litteram per interrogationes et responsiones
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  • Work Begun

    • 07
    • (edtf) [0786..0790] Oxford dictionary of national biography, viewed online 7 September 2017
  • Work Locale

    • (naf) France
  • Form

    • (lcsh) Catechisms
    • (lcsh) Questions and answers
    • (lcsh) Bible. Genesis--Examinations, questions, etc.
    • (lcsh) Bible. Genesis--Commentaries
    • (lcsh) Catholic Church--Catechisms
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    • (lcgft) Catechisms
    • (lcgft) FAQs
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    • Alcuin, 735-804. Interrogationes et responsiones in Genesim
    • Alcuin, 735-804. Interpretationes et responsiones in Genesim
    • Alcuin, 735-804. In Genesim
    • Alcuin, 735-804. Alcuini Interrogationes et responsiones in Genesim
    • Alcuin, 735-804. In Genesim quaestiones
    • Alcuin, 735-804. Interrogationes et responsiones in Genesin
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  • Sources

    • found: Biblioteca apostolica vaticana. Manuscript. Vat. lat. 1008 [MI] between 1951 and 1959:fol. 132r (In Genesim)
    • found: Codices Vaticani Latini. Tomus 2, pars 1 (codices 679-1134), 1931:p. 490 (under Vat. lat. 1008: Alcuini Interrogationes et responsiones in Genesim)
    • found: Clavis des auteurs latins du moyen age : territoire français, 735-987, 1994-:v. 2, p. 485 (under works of Alcuin: Quaestiones in Genesim ad litteram per interrogationes et responsiones, also called Interrogationes (or Interpretationes) et responsiones in Genesim)
    • found: Alcuin. D. Albini Caroli illius Magni olim praeceptoris In Genesim quaestiones, 1529:title page (D. Albini Caroli illius Magni olim praeceptoris, In Genesim quaestiones, à Menrado Molthero restitutae; Haganoae per Io. Sec. Anno, M.D.XXIX.)
    • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography, viewed online 7 September 2017:Alcuin (Interrogationes et Responsiones in Genesin (Questions and answers on Genesis); Alcuin's first extant work of exegesis; concisely presented largely inherited wisdom, with emphasis on a literal interpretation but also exploiting number symbolism; almost certainly composed during the first period when he was at the Frankish royal court (summer or autumn 786-early 790))
    • found: New Catholic encyclopedia, 2003, viewed online 11 September 2017:Alcuin, Bl. (commentaries on Genesis [and some other books of the Bible] may have been intended as reading texts designed to acquaint clerics with traditional patristic exegesis) Medieval Latin literature: Carolingian Renaissance: Theology and scripture (a pedagogical form of dialogue with catechetical questions and answers was introduced, probably first by Alcuin, into some theological writings)
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