La falsa donazione di Anselmo, vescovo di Aosta (923): scelte grafiche e modelli testuali digital
formato: Articolo | RIVISTA DI STORIA DELLA CHIESA IN ITALIA - 2017 - 1
This essay analyses a false donation that Anselm, bishop of Aosta and count, made to the chapters of the cathedral and of St. Ursus of Aosta, which bears the date of 923 but was written by the middle of the eleventh century. The political and ideological motives of the forgery are related to the contrast between the local church and the Humbertian dynasty, which aimed to control the property of the episcopal mensa. The graphic features and the textual structure of the document are then examined...