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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

Language of Materials

  • Latin

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

Abstract

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
Published
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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