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German devotional work, late 17th century

MS. Don e. 166
Held at the Weston Library

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'Auszug aus den Buech der Zwei [?] schwesteren Mechtildis und Gertrudis worinen allerhandt auserlesene Gebetter begriffen sein', in cursive German script. Every alternate leaf decorated with cut-out borders, with (pp. 65a-b, 77a-b) two full-page Schnittbilder.


  • Creation: late 17th century


283 pages

Language of Materials

  • German


MS. Don e. 166

Custodial History

Owned by T [?] Mechtildis, 19th century, (signature on p.279).

Physical Facet

Red turkey, elaborately gilt, with black strap-work.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom