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The Madresfield Hours

Janet Backhouse

The Madresfield Hours

a fourteenth-century manuscript in the library of Earl Beauchamp

by Janet Backhouse

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Published by Roxburghe Club in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Beauchamp, William Lygon, 8th earl, 1903-,
    • Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts.,
    • Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Sources.,
    • Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- England.,
    • Books of hours.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 31-33.

      Statement[commentary by] Janet Backhouse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6611.T3 B3, BX2080 B3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[9], 35 p., A-D, 46 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4290164M
      ISBN 100950119938
      LC Control Number78317460

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