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A Roman Diurnal for Franciscan use, Written in the first half of the 13th and first half of the 14th centuries

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MS. Canon. Liturg. 248

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A Roman Diurnal for Franciscan use, containing:
  1. A Calendar and Tables (fol. 1)
  2. Litany (fol. 8v)
  3. Psalter with Canticles, etc., and (added) the Office for the Dead (fol. 13)
  4. Hymnal (fol. 157)
  5. 'Officium diurnum secundum ordinem sancte Romane ecclesie', Proprium de Tempore (fol. 180)
  6. Proprium ('festiuitates') Sanctorum (fol. 252)
  7. Commune Sanctorum (fol. 294v) with Prayers, etc., imperfect at end
The Calendar and Tables are perhaps of the date 1228 (see fol. 7), but altered and added to, to suit the rest of the volume, which belongs to the next century. On Aug. 2 is 'Dedicatio ecclesie sancte Marie de Angelis', an addition.

Dates

  • Written in the first half of the 13th and first half of the 14th centuries

Extent

335 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Shelfmark

MS. Canon. Liturg. 248

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. 19353

Bibliography

  • See Frere, Bibl. Mus.-Liturg. , p. 24.

Physical Facet

On parchment

Dimensions

4 1/8 × 3 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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