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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 114
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A Psalter, with rubrics dividing it both 'secundum beatum Jeronimum' (Gregorian) and 'secundum ordinem Cartusie', in Latin: preceded by a Calendar, and followed by:

  1. Canticles, etc. (fol. 142)
  2. Hymns, Antiphons, etc., for the hour services (fol. 150)

Originally there were thirty-seven more leaves between fols. 140 and 141, and one after fol. 146. There are some elaborate borders and a few miniatures, etc.


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


184 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 114

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. 19261

Physical Facet

On parchment, with five illuminations, etc., binding, dark red leather on boards, with gold tooling and 'S. M. V.' altered to 'S. M. M.'


4 5/8 × 3 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom