Book of hours : use of Sarum.
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- Book of hours : use of Sarum.
- Alternative Title
- Book of hours
- Catholic Church.
- Published / Created
- [ca. 1410]
- Publication Place
Manuscript, on vellum, in a single hand, of a book of hours according to the Use of Sarum. The Latin text is followed by a brief treatise in Middle English on prayer, titled "Here begynneth in what man[ner] preyer sholde be vsed." The volume concludes with prayers in Latin and Middle English.
Binding: modern red velvet; red morocco box.
Calendar contains three notes concerning births and a marriage of Cheyne family members.
Decoration: three historiated initials with full-page borders; one smaller historiated initials and seven large foliate initials with borders. many smaller initals in gold with blue penwork or in blue with red penwork.
Description of volume, in Latin, signed WA.1804 on recto of front flyleaf.
Formerly owned by the Chenye (Cheney) family; Jone Ffyn; Henry Huth; Edward Cheney. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Layout: single columns of 17 lines.
Ownership inscription of Jone Ffyn on verso of front flyleaf.
Script: gothic bookhand.
- 181 l. : parchment ; 174 x 110 mm
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
English, Middle (1100-1500)
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
- Call Number
- Takamiya MS 100
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Manuscripts, Medieval--England--15th century.
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
Catholic Church.--Book of hours.
Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions.
- Subject (Topic)
Books of hours.
Devotional literature, English (Middle)
English prose literature--Middle English, 1100-1500.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
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A handlist of western Medieval manuscripts in the Takamiya collection / Toshiyuki Takamiya, in The Medieval book: glosses from friends & colleagues of Christopher de Hamel, ed. by Richard Linenthal, James Marrow and William Noel. 't Goy-Houten: Hes & De Graff, 2010, pp. 421-437.
Book of Hours, Use of Sarum. Takamiya MS 100.
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