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Ninety sacred pieces, such as Canticles, Anthems, Creeds, and parts of the Communion service, in English

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Ninety sacred pieces, such as Canticles, Anthems, Creeds, and parts of the Communion service, in English, in three books. Each volume contains one part (two counter-tenors and bass) of all the pieces in each book, but one volume appears to be lost. Each binding contains fragments of Latin theological MSS.: in no. 26557 are two leaves of a Latin missal of about A.D. 1400.

'Liber Humfredi Wanley 18 Nov. 1715' in each volume.

Dates

  • Written in about the middle of the 16th cent.

Extent

0.33 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. Sch. E. 420, fols. 1-2]
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MSS. Mus. Sch. E. 420-422

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20917

Abstract

Ninety sacred pieces, such as Canticles, Anthems, Creeds, and parts of the Communion service, in English.

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. V, no. 26555-26557

Hake catalogue (c.1855) no. 128

Digital images, a more detailed inventory and further information in DIAMM:

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquisition details unknown.

Physical Facet

Binding, dark leather with roulette ornaments forming a border, English work. On paper.

Dimensions

About 7 1/2 × 11 1/8 in.
Title
Ninety sacred pieces, such as Canticles, Anthems, Creeds, and parts of the Communion service, in English
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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