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A Breviary, Written in the second half of the 15th century in Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 5
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A Breviary, 'secundum consuetudinem Romane Curie', written in Italy, consisting of:

  1. The Psalter (fol. 1, imperfect, beginning in Ps. xxxi [xxx])
  2. A Hymnal (fol. 56)
  3. The Proprium de Tempore (fol. 62v)
  4. The Proprium Sanctorum (fol. 268), wanting all after Sept. 10


  • Creation: Written in the second half of the 15th century in Italy


377 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 5

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no. 19222


  • See Frere, Bibl. Mus.-Liturg. , p. 21.

Physical Facet

On parchment, imperfect, in double columns


6 1/8 × 4 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom