Part of a Breviary and extracts from a Manual, Written late in the 15th century in Italy (?)
1. Fols. 1, 78. Part of a Breviary, consisting of a Calendar and the 'Commune Sanctorum, secundum consuetudinem Curie Romane.'.
2. Fol. 61. Extracts from a Manual, consisting of the 'Ordo ante celebrandum' with prayers, 'Ordo ad sepeliendum pueros' (fol. 75), 'Ordo ad introducendum mulieres in ecclesia', churching (fol. 75v), 'Ad tondendum capillos pueris' (fol. 76v), etc.
The Calendar is peculiar, being in an Italian hand but South German in character (Erhard, Cunegunda, Rupert, Wolfgang, etc.), cf. no. 19395. On Apr. 16 is 'Caustri martyris', and on May 7 ' Domicille virginis.
- Creation: Written late in the 15th century in Italy (?)
Language of Materials
MS. Canon. Liturg. 35
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. 19245
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