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'...Officium beate Marie Virginis', Written in the 15th century in North Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 266
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'...Officium beate Marie Virginis' according to the use of Rome, wanting the first leaf: preceded by a calendar (fol. 1) and followed by:

  1. 'Officium paruum Sancte Crucis compylatum a papa Iohanne xx[ii]o...' (fol. 103v)
  2. The cxixth (Roman cxviiith) psalm (fol. 108v)
  3. Penitential Psalms with litany (fol. 135)
  4. Prayers, and 'Officium Mortuorum' (fol. 179)

On fols. 1, 13 'S' Mauritio (16th cent.). This is not certainly a Canonici book.


  • Creation: Written in the 15th century in North Italy


238 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 266

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. 19368

Physical Facet

On parchment, with two small miniatures, borders, etc., binding, stamped leather on boards, with some gilt ornament, with clasp, Italian


5 1/8 × 3 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom