Annales Ilsineburgenses
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[Ilsenburg Annals]

1125-1164. Germany. Lost Benedictine monastic annals in Latin. Although there are no known manuscripts, there is a consensus that traces of a text called the Annales Ilsineburgenses can be found in the Annales Palidenses, the Reichschronik of Annalista Saxo, and the Chronica Montis Serenis, but tangible evidence of its form, scope, and influence remains difficult to determine.

In view of a regional focus in the probable material of these lost annals noted by Herre, the author was probably a Saxon. Pro-Staufer positions expressed in manucript J of the Annales Palid…

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Oberlin, Adam, “Annales Ilsineburgenses”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_001454>
First published online: 2016



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