File 14 - Bedae martyrologium

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Bedae martyrologium


  • 1200-1300 (13C with 14C and 15C additions) (Creation)

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1 volume 9 x 6+ in., 43 ff.; 31 lines to a page vellum

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Given by Thomas Man, 1685. The calendar notes are not so localised as to indicate provenance.

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Bede's Martyrology; M. R. James's no. 31. At the front are some 14-15C calendar notes, with one folio missing. The Martyrology is followed by: 1) a form of cursing sacrilegious persons; 2) a statement of what a parish priest ought to know and do; 3) verses on the months; 4) the hymn "Saluatoris mater pia" with music on a four-line stave; 5) De beata Maria - eight sets of three lessons.

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