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The Psalter, with canticles, Written in 1526 in Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 9
Held at the Weston Library

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The Psalter, with canticles: preceded by a Calendar, and followed (fol. 184) by an 'Officium deuotissime Virginis Marie ... cum ... litanijs.' The Calendar is Benedictine, and includes (in red) ' Johannis Gualbertj abbatis' of Vallombrosa (July 12), and 'Reparate virginis et martyris' of Corsica (Oct. 8). At end is 'Expletus an. Sal. M. D. xxvj. Die. xv. Aprilis.' There is one illuminated border and initial, on fol. 13.


  • Creation: Written in 1526 in Italy


205 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 9

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. 19224

Custodial History

Owned by 'D. Dionysius Placs. [Placidus?] Can. Reg. later.', about A.D. 1600.

Physical Facet

On parchment, with illuminated border, binding, dark red leather with gold stamping and clasp, contemporary Italian work, back modem


5 5/8 × 3 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom