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Devotions for a Priest

Devotions for a Priest

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Date: 1649
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Manuscript on parchment of prayers for priest and bishop to say before and during Mass. Written in imitation of Roman font, upper and lower case, with cursive for headings and rubrics, by N. Jarry in Paris, 1649.
Title page (p. 1), p. 31 (Gratiarum actio) and p. 40 (orationes) with finely executed headpieces and 3- or 2-line initials, gold edged in red, with flowers. 2-line initials gold edged in red or blue; 1-line initials in red. Running titles and headings in red. On p. 73 a monogram that incorporates the alphabet inside a wreath tied with a pink ribbon.
Seventeenth- to eighteenth-century binding: Red goatskin, gold-tooled, with two gold-plated clasps which may be later additions. Gilt edges.
Cataloged from microfilm by Albert Derolez.
Cite as: Devotions for a Priest. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Manuscript on parchment of prayers for priest and bishop to say before and during Mass.
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ff. ii + 36 + iv : parchment ; 121 x 83 (87 x 56) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
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Object ID: 9998821
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