Western Manuscripts and Early Printed Books

[Breviary. Selections.] Catholic Church


Manuscript. Probably written in England approximately 1400. In 2 columns (30 lines each) of Gothic bookhand. Main text in brown ink, with some words and verses in red. Initial verse capitals in red and blue and illuminated throughout.
Includes parts of the Athanasian Creed and the offices for Christmas, the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and the feasts of St. Peter and St. Paul.

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