Cgm 558

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The Cgm 558 is a convolution of two 15th century manuscripts with a total of 176 folia, bound together in the 16th century. It is kept at the Bavarian library in Munich. The first manuscriptcontains two chronicles composed by one Otmar Gassow in 1462, one concerned with Zürich, the other with the Toggenburg (see Old Zürich War), and a copy of the 13th century Schwabenspiegel law codex.


  • first part, by Otmar Gossow 1462, foll. 1–100.
    • 1r–94v: Schwabenspiegel
    • 94v–100r Landfried König Rudolf, 1287 (biography of Rudolph I)
  • second part, in two 15th century hands, foll. 101–160.
    • scribe A, 101–124
      • 101r–109v Chronik von Zürich, Eberhard von Müllner (chronicle of Zürich)
      • 109v–113r Chronistische Notizen zur Schweizergeschichte, 1385–1446, appendix to the Zürich chronicle)
      • 113r–124r Kleine Toggenburger Chronik, 1314 (Petite Chronique de Toggenburg)
    • scribe B (Hugo Wittenwiler), 125–150
      • 125r–136v Fechtbuch (combat treatise)
      • 136r–141r Lehre von den Zeichen des Hirsches (on hunting the stag)
      • 141r–150r Beizbüchlein (hunting manual, incomplete)
    • scribe A, 151–160
      • 151r-153r Planetenverse (astrological verses)
      • 153r-160r Monatsregimen, mit verworfenen Tagen (calendars)

The Fechtbuch

The second part contains a short Fechtbuch on 12 pages, penned in Hand B, attributed on fol. 141r to per manus Hugonis dicti......
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