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Otto, von Passau, active 1386


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    • Passau, Otto von, active 1386
    • Otto, of Passau, active 1386
    • Otho, von Passau, active 1386
    • Otto, Passaviensis, active 1386
    • Othon, de Passau, active 1386
    • Ottone, di Passavia, active 1386
    • Otte, van Passau, active 1386
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        Passau (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        Basel (Switzerland)
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    • found: His Vierundzwanzig Alten, 1480 (first printed edition):caption to the prologue (von bruder Otten [Otto] von passowe [Passau])
    • found: OCLC, 4 October 2017:(APs: name consistently "Otto von Passau", variously "active 1386" [most records], "14. Jh.", "(-1265)" [error, 1 record], "active 1483" [error, 1 record], "zemr. 1390" [1 record])
    • found: Deutsche Biographie (online), 4 October 2017:overview (Otto von Passau; mentioned 1362-1385; Franciscan, author of a popular mystic devotional book; moralist; alternate forms of name include: Otho, von Passau; Otte, van Passau; Ottone, di Passavia) - https://www.deutsche-biographie.de/gnd118738771.html
    • found: Neue deutsche Biographie, via Deutsche Biographie (online), 4 October 2017:(Otto von Passau; from some time before 1354 confessor to Hüglin von Schönegg (ca. 1330-86); in 1363 custodian of the Basel Minorites; in 1384 visitor and reformer to the Klarissenklosters Königsfelden; in 1385 conventual in Basel; the epilogue of his only known work Die vierundzwanzig Alten gives completion date of 2 February 1386, but the earliest manuscript is dated 1383)
    • found: Catholic encyclopedia (online), 4 October 2017:(Otto of Passau, known only by his work Die vierundzwanzig Alten oder der guldin Tron der minnenden Seelen, with preface dated February 1386, referring to himself as a member of the Franciscan Order, at one time lector of theology at Basle)
    • found: Incunabula short title catalogue, 4 October 2017:(Otto von Passau)
    • found: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, catalog, 4 October 2017:http://d-nb.info/gnd/1089324715) idn=119779226 (Otho, von Passau; from VD-16, the same author, giving working dates 1508-1596 based on dates of 16th-century editions; no reference to the form "Otto";idn=1089324715 (Otto von Passau, lived in 14th century; other forms of name: Passau, Otto von; Othon de Passau; Ottone di Passau; Otto Passaviensis; - http://d-nb.info/gnd/119779226)
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    • 2017-10-16: new
    • 2017-10-17: revised
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