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Guide to Book of hours (use of Châlons-sur-Marne.) Manuscript, circa 1400-1410

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Book of hours (use of Châlons-sur-Marne.) Manuscript (Ms 26)

Dates:

circa 1400-1410

Manuscript Number:

Codex Ms 26

Size:

1 volume, 9 x 12 cm.

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

French Book of Hours made for use at Châlons-sur-Marne. The text includes a calendar of Châlons-sur-Marne in French, Hours of the Virgin, Seven penitenial Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Prayers and Antiphons in Latin and French. Text in French and Latin. Codex Ms 26.

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Scope Note

A French Book of Hours made for use at Châlons-sur-Marne. Influenced by Netherlandish motifs and styles, the text includes a calendar of Châlons-sur-Marne in French, House of the Virgin, Seven penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Prayers and Antiphons in Latin and French, O Intemerata, and ten miniatures. Text in French and Latin.

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Codex Ms 26

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View fols. 64r-96v.

View fols. 97r-cover (back.)