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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 387
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Breviary, summer portion (with neumes)
Parchment · 984 pp. · 24.5-25 x 16-16.5 cm · St. Gall · second quarter of the 11th century (additions through the 14th century)
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Summer portion (Holy Saturday through the end of the church year) of a breviary written at the Abbey of St. Gall between 1022 and 1047 (with readings, prayers, extracts from homilies, antiphons, responses and hymns for the monastic liturgy of the hours), includes additions made as late as the 14th century. The sung sections include neumes. Preceding materials include a fragment of a collections of homilies, a calendar, and computistical texts and tables. The corresponding winter portion of this breviary is found in Cod. Sang. 413. It is among the oldest surviving breviaries produced at St. Gall. (sno)
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 131-132.
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Pierre-Marie Gy OP, Les premiers bréviaires de Saint-Gall (deuxième quart du XIe s.) dans: Liturgie. Gestalt und Vollzug. Hg. von Walter Dürig. München 1963, S. 104-113.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0387 (
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Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
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