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Book of hours [Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis]

  • Original object type: Image
  • Title: Book of hours [Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis]
  • Description:

    Principal contents: ff. 1r-12v Calendar; ff. 13r-18r Gospel Sequences; ff. 18r-20v Obsecro te (ends imperfectly); ff. 21r-36v Penitential psalms and litany (ends imperfectly). The Hours of the Virgin, the O intemerata prayer and the Office of the dead are missing.

  • Date: 1420
  • Additional Information: The calendar decoration is extremely similar to that in the Bedford Hours (British Library Add. MS 18850) and this manuscript was almost certainly executed in the same workshop.
  • Keywords: Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern), Catholic Church, Prayer-books and devotions, Latin, Books of hours, France.
  • Subjects: Digital Library > Special Collections
    Digital Library > Special Collections > Subject Strengths > Religion and theology
  • Depositing User: Duncan Skeet
  • Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2013 10:27
  • Last Modified: 23 Mar 2015 11:49