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A Manual for friars hermits of St. Augustine, Written in the 15th century in Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 292
Held at the Weston Library

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A Manual for friars hermits of St. Augustine (fol. 5v), consisting of:

  1. 'De modo receptionis nouiciorum' (fol. 1)
  2. 'Ordo recipiendi ad professionem sorores ...' (fol. 13)
  3. Benedictions (fol. 20)
  4. Churching (fol. 39v)
  5. 'Ord ad checuminum faciendum secundum curiam Romanam', baptism (fol. 41)
  6. Visitation of the nuns, etc. (fol. 47)
  7. Visiting the sick (fol. 63)
  8. Burial, with musical notes (fol. 90)


  • Creation: Written in the 15th century in Italy


143 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 292

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. 19391

Physical Facet

On parchment


7 5/8 × 5 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom