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Title

  • [Book of hours]

Names

  • Catholic Church
  • Firmin-Didot, Ambroise, 1790-1876, former owner
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [15--]

Headings

  • -  Books of hours--Texts--Early works to 1800
  • -  Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions
  • -  Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Washington (D.C.)
  • -  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Flemish--Washington (D.C.)

Notes

  • -  Ms. Written and decorated in Flanders (?) at the beginning of the 16th cent.?
  • -  In Latin.
  • -  Leaves 20, 61-62, 86, and 136 blank. Leaf following 121 wanting, with text loss.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 9
  • -  Schutzner, S. Medieval and Renaissance manuscript books in the Library of Congress, 51
  • -  Bond, W.H. Supplement to the Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, p. 441, no. 2
  • -  Gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald. Formerly owned by Ambroise Firmin-Didot.
  • -  Form AACR2: vj46 12-04-91
  • -  Formerly identified as Rosenwald ms. no. 29
  • -  LAC ddw 2023-03-14 update (1 card)

Medium

  • 136 leaves (20 lines (calendar, 18 lines)), bound : parchment, col. ill. ; 16 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Rosenwald 9 BX2080 .A2 1500b

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 65058830

Online Format

  • pdf
  • image

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Chicago citation style:

Catholic Church, Ambroise Firmin-Didot, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Book of Hours. [15, 1500] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/65058830/.

APA citation style:

Catholic Church, Firmin-Didot, A. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1500) Book of Hours. [15] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/65058830/.

MLA citation style:

Catholic Church, Ambroise Firmin-Didot, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Book of Hours. [15, 1500] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/65058830/>.