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'...Antyphonarium per circulum anni', Written early in the 13th century, perhaps in North Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 202
Held at the Weston Library

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'...Antyphonarium per circulum anni', consisting of:

  1. A combined Proprium de Tempore and Proprium Sanctorum (fols. 1v, 131)
  2. With the Commune Sanctorum inserted before Trinity Sunday (foll. 121-131)
  3. A 'Hymnarium' (fol. 142v, incomplete after St. Michael's day)
  4. Leaves are wanting after foll, 141, 144

Musical notes occur, except in the Hymnal.


  • Creation: Written early in the 13th century, perhaps in North Italy


150 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 202

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. 19314

Custodial History

On fol. 1v is 'Nota quod Ego presbyter Tuscanus canonicus ecclesie sancti Petri et capellanus de Sudrio [Sutri] accepi librum istum mutuo ab ecclesia sancti Petri sub Millo ccc. lxj. Indictione xiiija.'.


  • See Frere ( Bibl. Mus.-Lit. , p. 30 who thinks that the use is Dominican, and the provenance South Germany..

Physical Facet

On parchment, with coloured capitals, etc., imperfect


10 1/2 × 7 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom