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Chasovnik, or Russian prayers, hymns and psalms for private use

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MS. Bodl. 946

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Chasovnik, or Russian prayers, hymns and psalms for private use, written, according to a note on fol. 141, for Thomas Owen (?), an English merchant, in the year 7096 on the 3rd of December, i. e. Dec. 3, 1587.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1807 [actually probably A. D. 1507]

Extent

141 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 946, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Bodl. 946

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18111

Overview

Chasovnik, or Russian prayers, hymns and psalms for private use

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 3070

Custodial History

Manuscript 226 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'T[h]omas Har[d]castell is the treve ovner of this booke . Witnesse, John Pullen', 16th cent.: the name of James Pullen occurs on foll, i, ii. This appears to be the 'Psalmi eadem [sc. Moscovitica] lingua. 80' presented by dr. Lancelot Browne in 1601.

Physical Facet

On paper, with red capitals and rubrics; binding, stamped leather on boards, with brass and iron fittings, one clasp only left, Russian 16th cent. work

Dimensions

6 5/8 × 4 1/2 in.
Title
Chasovnik, or Russian prayers, hymns and psalms for private use
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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