A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Rawl. liturg. g. 13

Summary Catalogue no.: 27854


Proser (Dominican)

Temporale (fol. 1); sanctorale (fol. 15v); proses of the Virgin (fol. 32v); kyrie melodies (fol. 60v). Some 14th century additions: genealogy of Christ according to St. Matthew (fol. 55), Alleluia versicles Pia mater mirifice and Ante thronum trinitatis (fol. 59).

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: ii + 62 + ii fol.
Dimensions (leaf): 119 × 81 mm.
Dimensions (written): 88 × 64 mm.
Musical Notation:

Square notation on 6 staves of 4 red lines.


Origin: 13th century, late or 14th century, early, with 14th century additions ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Mr. Brown’, 18th century.

Richard Rawlinson, 1690–1755

Bequeathed by him to the Bodleian.

Record Sources

Adapted (2018) from S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford Vol. 1: Mass Books (typescript, 1957), and the Summary Catalogue (1905).

Last Substantive Revision

2018-08-13: Description revised to incorporate all information from van Dijk and the Summary Catalogue.