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MS. Don. b. 5

Noted Missal, Use of Sarum, in Latin: 'The Buckland Missal'
England; 14th century, c. 1370-80(?)

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Upper pastedown (detail)
Bookplate of Sir Robert Throckmorton.
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fol. 1r
Calendar.
January.
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January.
Inscriptions recording gifts to the church.
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February.
Inscription, treated with reagent.
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May.
Inscription recording gifts to the church.
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July.
Dedication of the church of Buckland, Berkshire.
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20 Nov.
'the day of ye frary chirke', i.e. of the Bonhommes of Buckland
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December.
Dedication of the church of St. Mary, Adderbury, Oxfordshire.
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Blessing of salt and water.
Initial 'E'(xorzizo).
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As above.
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Asperges.
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Musical notation, with cadel in the form of a human head in profile.
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Musical notation, with cadel in the form of a human head in profile.
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Preface for feasts of the Virgin.
Initial 'P'(er omnia).
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Ascension.
Initial 'U'(iri).
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Start of Sanctorale.
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Purification of the Virgin (2 Feb.).
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As above.
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Annunciation to the Virgin (25 Mar.).
Initial 'D'(e).

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