Written probably in Mainz at the beginning of the 15th century by the scribe Gerhardus de Castris for Carmelite use, as shown by the saints in the calendar. Manuscript on paper (with parchment conjugate leaves at beginning and end of quires; calendar on parchment) of a Carmelite breviary.
Breviaries Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library Monastic and religious life
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Beinecke MS 41
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 41. Breviary, Pars Aestivalis, Use of Carmelites. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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