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Fragment of an English collectar, 14th century

Identifier: MS 211/VIII

Scope and Contents

Collectar (contains the prayers - collects - for the canonical hours of the Office), apparently following the Use of Sarum. It contains part of the Sanctorale from the Collect of Lady Day (25th March) to the Chapter at 1st Vesper of SS. Philip and James (1 May), including the Proper of SS. Richard, Ambrose, Tyburcius and Companions, Alphege, George, Mark and Vitalis.


  • Creation: 14th century

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to all. The manuscripts can be consulted in the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Main Library.


2 folios

Physical Facet

Material: Vellum


34.29 cm x 22.86 cm

Lines to a page

double columns, 20 lines to a page

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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