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Three separate parts of a Spanish Franciscan Gradual of the usual Roman type

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MS. Lat. liturg. a. 7

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Three separate parts of a Spanish Franciscan Gradual of the usual Roman type, each having a separate foliation:
  1. P. 1. The Proprium de Tempore for the four Sundays in Advent and 2 (p. 50) for the great feasts from Christmas to Corpus Christi. A leaf is wanting after p. 109
  2. P. 202. 'In solemnitate S. Corporis Christi ad missam sequentia, frater Julianus Contreras scribebat A.D. M.DC.XCI', in a different hand from artt. 1-2. The foliation of this part begins with fol. 26. On p. 219 'officium s. Paschalis Bailon nostri ordinis' (a Franciscan) is entered in a later hand, but the office itself is wanting
The MS. is stated to be one of four volumes of a Gradual written for use in Mexico.

Dates

  • Written about 1691 in Spain, in part by J. Contreras

Extent

219 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. liturg. a. 7, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. liturg. a. 7

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19731

Overview

Three separate parts of a Spanish Franciscan Gradual of the usual Roman type

Biographical / Historical

J. Contreras (fl. 1691).

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. VI, no. 36215

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by sir Wm. Osler, baronet, June 10, 1913.

Physical Facet

On parchment, with a few illuminated capitals, binding, brown leather on boards, edges protected by iron bands, clasps wanting, worm-eaten and repaired, contemporary Mexican work

Dimensions

31 1/4 × 21 1/2 in.
Title
Three separate parts of a Spanish Franciscan Gradual of the usual Roman type
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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