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An Epistle-book (Epistolarium) for festivals throughout the year, written in the 15th cent. in the Netherlands

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MS. Douce 200
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With some sequences, tracts, versicles, etc. An added service with hymn for st. Norbert (fol. lviiv) must be later than 1582, and may show that the book then belonged to a Præmonstratensian community. The binding bears some nearly erased arms.

Dates

  • written in the 15th cent. in the Netherlands

Extent

58 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Shelfmark

MS. Douce 200

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 21774

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On parchment, with illuminated capitals, etc. in Flemish style

Dimensions

14 1/8 Ă— 10 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom