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'...Planctus Virginis Marie' etc., Written in the 15th century in Italy

MS. Canon. Liturg. 317
Held at the Weston Library

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'...Planctus Virginis Marie,' '... Fletus siue lamentatio beate Marie Virginis uulgariter compillata & in rithimis probata per ... fratrem Anselmum ordinis sancti Augustini', in nine chapters: followed by a shorter poem of thanks to the Virgin beg.'[N]ele toe braze, o uergene Maria', fol. 36v). Fols. 1, 41 are fragments of a 12th cent. Greek martyrology (?) on parchment.


  • Creation: Written in the 15th century in Italy


41 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Italian


MS. Canon. Liturg. 317

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. 19406

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom