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Several collations of the Latin Psalter with MSS. and printed editions

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MS. Add. A. 91

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Several collations of the Latin Psalter with MSS. and printed editions, almost all apparently in Ussher's hand:
  1. (fol. 1) 'Collatio Psalterii à B. Hieronymo ex Hebræo conversi, et à Jac. Fabro Parisijs anno 1513 editi, cum alijs exemplaribus MSS18, et impressis': Pss. i-cl, collated in eleven books.
  2. (fol. 65) Pss. cxxxi. 9-cl (Psalterium Romanum), in five books, with the canticles and (fol. 64v) Ps. cli (Pusillus eram).
  3. (fol. 74) Titles of the Psalms, in one and (i-xxiv only, fol. 85) in four books.
  4. (fol. 88) Pss. i-lxxi (Psalterium Gallicum), in five books.
  5. (fol. 96) Pss. lxv. 8-cl, in six books.
  6. (fol. 108v) The Canticles, in five books.
Explanations of the symbols occur on fols. 1 (two), 72v (eight for the Psalt. Gall.), 73v (three), 85 (four), 88 (four), 116v (fourteen).

Dates

  • Written in the 1st half of the 17th century chiefly by archbp. Ussher

Extent

119 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 91, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 91

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18457

Abstract

Several collations of the Latin Psalter with MSS. and printed editions, written in the 1st half of the 17th century chiefly by archbp. Ussher.

Biographical / Historical

James Ussher (1581–1656) was the Church of Ireland archbishop of Armagh and a scholar.

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. V, no. 27719.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume is of the same kind as MS. Auct. T. 5. 30, which came in A.D. 1707. It had been acquired by the Library by 1747.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 1/4 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
Several collations of the Latin Psalter with MSS. and printed editions
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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