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A Breviary according to the use of York, Written late in the 14th century

MS. Gough Liturg. 1
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A Breviary according to the use of York, in Latin, consisting of:

  1. The Psalter (fol. 7, but some leaves are wanting at the beginning which at present is in Ps. lxvi. [lxv of the Vulgate] in the Feria 4a ad Matutinas)
  2. Commune Sanctorum (fol. 31)
  3. The Proprium Sanctorum as far as the Octave of St Martin (fol. 54) with musical notes


  • Creation: Written late in the 14th century


194 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Gough Liturg. 1

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. II, no. 18328


  • About 23 leaves are wanting in the body of the MS., of which details will be found in W. H. Frere's Bibliotheca Musico-Liturgica, fasc. 1 (1894), p. 14.

Physical Facet

On parchment, mutilated


18 1/8 × 14 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom