Nordisk Forskningsinstitut

Theodericus Sancti Trudonis abbas (ca. 1060-1107)

Theodericus Sancti Trudonis abbas's works

De mirabilibus mundi (?)

Note
Medieval attribution to Ovidius

Evidence for the work

Old Norse quotations

(373) Jóns saga baptista 2 (1286/8)
Old Norse text:
Fra þessum segir einn philosophus: Concipiens morte parit equa vipera sorte.
Source bibliography (Old Norse):
Postola sögur. Legendariske Fortællinger om Apostlernes Liv, deres Kamp for Kristendommens Udbredelse, samt deres Martyrdød. Ed: C. R. Unger. Kristiania 1874. p. 874
Latin text:
Uipera. Conceptos morte parit equa uipera sorte.
Source bibliography (latin):
James, Montague Rhodes:Ouidius de mirabilibus mundi. p. 293,63
Identification is Certain
Research bibliography:
Marner, Astrid Maria Katharina:glosur lesnar af undirdiupi omeliarum hins mikla Gregorij, Augustini, Ambrosij ok Jeronimi ok annarra kennifedra. Väterzitate und Politik in der Jóns saga baptista des Grímr Hólmsteinsson. 2013. http://hss.ulb.uni-bonn.de/2013/3229/3229.htm. Last access: 08-08-2013. p. II 76