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Restoring Lost Songs: Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy


Berlin, Staatsbibliothek Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz theol. lat. 2° 58

s. ix 1–2/4, St-Omer, owned by Louis the German (d. 876) and by his grandson Arnulf of Carinthia (d. 899)

A psalter (Gallican) with additional prayers, pentitential psalms and Kyries.

  1. Carmina qui quondam (I:1)
  2. Felix nimium prior aetas (II:5)
  3. Eheu quae miseros (III:8)
  1. BER 58 fol. 1v
  2. BER 58 fol. 1v
  3. BER 58 fol. 1v