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Bod-Inc: B-536


Breviarium Frisingense [Freising]. Pars hiemalis.


Analysis of Content

[1a1r] [Calendarium.] Incipit: ‘Januarius habet dies xxxi, luna xxx . . .’

[2a1r] [Psalterium.] Incipit: ‘Inuitatorium dominicis diebus ad matutinas. Antiphona. Servite domino. [Psalmus]. [B]eatus vir, qui non abiit in consilio impiorum . . .’

[h6v] [Litaniae sanctorum.]

[3a1r] [Proprium de tempore.] Incipit: ‘Pars hyemalis de tempore secundum breviarium chori ecclesie Frisingensis incipit feliciter. Dominica prima in aduentu domini. Ad vesperas super psalmos. Antiphona. [V]eni et liber nos, Deus noster . . .’

[D6r] [First colophon.]

[4a1r] [Proprium de sanctis.] Incipit: ‘Incipit pars hyemalis de sanctis. In vigilia sancti Andree habeatur . . . Eadem vigilia collecta de martiribus addatur. Beatorum martirorum tuorum domine Saturnini Crisanti Mauri et Darie . . .’

[5a1r] [Commune sanctorum.] Incipit: ‘Incipit commune de sanctis. Primo de apostolis. Ad vesperas super ps. Antiphona. In pacientia vestra possidebitis animas . . .’

[6a1r] [Officium BVM in sabbato.] Incipit: ‘De beata virgine infra adventum domini ad vesperas. Antiphona super psalmos. Missus est Gabriel angelus ad Mariam virginem . . .’


Imprint: Bamberg: Johann Sensenschmidt, 1482-3. 4°.

Remarks: In two parts, dated: (I) 17 Oct. 1482; (II) 5 Apr. 1483.


Collation: Calendarium: [1a6]; Psalterium: [2a–g10 h12]; Proprium de tempore: [3a–x10 y z8 A B10 C8 D6]; Proprium de sanctis: [4a–g10]; Commune sanctorum: [5a10 b–d8]; Officium BVM in sabbato: [6a8 b6].


ISTC: ib01161700

GW: GW 5343 (1; Anm.);

Hain: H *3841;

BMC: BMC I 174;

Proctor: Pr 783, 784;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑875; CIBN B‑825; Oates 274; Sack, Freiburg, 828; Sheppard 577.

LCN: 13983944


Copy number: B-536(1)

On [a3r], line 3, of the Calendarium, ‘ . . . Dedicatō eccl'e Friſing' Sigiſmd'i . . .': see GW (Anm.) Gathering [C] contains eight leaves, as GW, not as BMC. Gathering [D] misbound between gatherings [x] and [y].

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf, for the Bodleian Library, with leather index tabs.

Size: 227 × 170 × 75 mm.

Size of leaf: 218 × 154 mm.

Benedictions in an early hand on three front endleaves. Early marginal notes, some in red ink.

Manuscript foliation in black ink.

Provenance: possibly a Jesuit inscription: ‘Catalogo inscriptus pag. 697'. Purchased for £1. 18. 0; see Books Purchased (1845), 5.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.39.

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