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'...Breuiarium monasticum secundum ordinem sancti Benedicti', Written in 1476 in Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 168
Held at the Weston Library

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'...Breuiarium monasticum secundum ordinem sancti Benedicti', including:

  1. A Calendar (fol. 1)
  2. Proprium de Tempore (fol. 15)
  3. Psalter, with Canticles, Litany, etc. (fol. 216)
  4. Proprium ('festiuitates') Sanctorum (fol. 290c)
  5. 'Commune Sanctorum' (fol. 489b) with smaller offices and benedictions


  • Creation: Written in 1476 in Italy


539 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 168

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. 19298

Custodial History

'Memento quod die xija mensis Septembris anno Domini M.cccco.lxxvjo breuiarium a sorore vre [i.e. Verone?]. Completum est.'


  • See Frere ( Bibl. Mus.-Lit. , p. 37), who thinks that the volume is Vallombrosan.

Physical Facet

On parchment, in double columns, with small miniatures, borders, etc., with clasp


6 3/4 × 4 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom