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1Title:  [Spanish hymnary]   
 Alt. Title:  Hymnary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Geronimo, Juo. | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5392. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title supplied by cataloger. A Spanish hymnary that includes hymns for the hours of vespers, matins, and lauds for the feasts of Advent through Corpus Christi, Marian feasts, Name of Jesus, Conversion of St. Paul, and Saints Martina, and Hermenegild. Collation: Parchment, fol. 69 (foliated in red 60, 2-8, 129-131, 9-59); 1¹³(+1, +10-13) 2⁴ 3-8⁸ 9⁴(+1, +4); parchment tabs; prickings visible in outer margin. Layout: Written primarily in 5 and 15 long lines, ruled in hard point, lead point, and frame ruled in red. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: Fol. 2v large initial "C" with Saint Francis, full-page decorative border with peacocks and other birds, hearts with wounds of Christ, and armorial device of four white and black fleur-de-lis with black and white stars in upper corners of shield; fol. 10r large pink and yellow initial "M" with Mary, on a background of foliate elements, within a pink and blue border; fol. 11v large blue, pink, and gold initial "B" with foliate elements, within a blue and pink border; fol. 17v red initials with red flowers; red and blue initials; small red initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square note and measured notation; 5 staves per page. Several hymns have notes scrapped and renotated; occasionally sharps, flats, fermatas, and mensuration signs have been added by a later hand. Origin: Written in Spain, 1689. "Año de 1689" in scroll of caligraphic initials fol. 25r and 43r; calligraphic initials on fol. 48v and 52r signed "Fr. Juo. Geronimo." Probably Franciscan in origin due to the portrait of St. Francis on fol. 2v. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (69 leaves) : parchment ; 730 x 530 (617 x 371) mm, in binding 799 x 590 mm 
 Subjects:  Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1689 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Manuscript waste (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1689 | Spain 1689 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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2Title:  In festo Sa[n]cte Andree, apostoli, ad vesperas et per horas, antiphona   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5408. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner, split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, and responses for the hours of the feasts of St. Andrew, Immaculate Conception of the BVM, Saint Ambrose, Saint Lucy, Saint Thomas, Saint Paul the first Hermit, Saint Maurus, Chair of Saint Peter, Saint Paul, Saint Anthony, Saint Prisca, Saint Agnes, Saints Fabian and Sebatian, Saints Vincent and Anastasius, Conversion of Saint Paul, Commemoration of Saint Peter, Purification of the BVM, Saint Blaise, Saint Agatha, Chair of Saint Peter at Antioch, Saint Thomas Aquinas, Annunciation of the BVM, Saints Philip and James, Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Saint John at the Latin Gates, Apparition of Saint Michael Archangel, Saint Gregory of Nazianzus, Saint Barnabas, Nativity of Saint John the Baptist, Saints John and Paul (martyrs), Saints Peter and Paul (apostles), Commemoration of Saint Paul, Visitation of the BVM, Saint Mary Magdalene, Saint Peter ad Vincula, Holy Maccabees, Saint Stephen (pope), Saint Stephen (proto-martyr), Transfiguration of Jesus, Commemoration of Saint Maria ad Nives, Saint Dominic, Saints Sixtus, Felicissimus, and Agapitus, Saint Donatus, Saint Lawrence, and Saint James. Collation: Parchment, fol. 118 (modern foliation in pencil 1-116); 1²(including front pastedown) 2⁶(-3-6) 3² 4⁹(+9) 5-15⁸ 16⁸(-7-8) 17²(including rear pastedown). Layout: Written in 6 long lines, ruled in lead point. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: Fol. 3v blue and pink foliate "S' on a gold background with pink flowers; black strapwork initials; red initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square note and measured notation; 6 staves per page; hymns in measured notation. Origin: Written in Spain, 16th century. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (118 leaves) : parchment ; 553 x 390 (400 x 255) mm, in binding 566 x 395 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1500-1599 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1500-1599 | Strapwork Spain 1500-1599 | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1500-1599 | Spain 1500-1599 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  [Spanish antiphonary]   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5386. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title supplied by cataloger. Collation: Parchment, paper, fol. 88; 1⁷(+7) 2-4⁸ 5⁴ 6⁸(-6) 7⁴ 8¹⁰(+6, +7, -10) 9⁸ 10⁸(-2) 11-18² 19⁵(+5); gathering 10 leaves 3 and 4 sewn together; fol. 65-67, 72-87 paper; catchwords at the ends of gatherings 1-4; leaves mended by sewing and pasted on parchment (one with fleur-de-lis stamp (fol. 61r)). Layout: Written in 7 long lines, ruled in hard point; fol. 72r-87v ruled in lead point; directions to rubricator occasionally visible. Script: Written in southern textura; approximately 10 different hands; fol. 72-81, 83-87 stenciled text. Decoration: Red, yellow and black stenciled initials (fol. 72-87); red and blue initials with red and blue pen flourishing; red initials with black pen flourshing, black initials with red pen flourishing (fol. 39-40); red and green initials (fol. 50-51); black strapwork initials with yellow color washing (some decorated with faces or animals); red and blue initials; yellow color washed litterae notabiliores. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square and measured notation; 7 staves per page; fol. 39r-70v, 43r-46v, 50v, 53r-53v, 8 staves per page; fol 52r-52v, 64r-64v, 9 staves per page; fol. 47r-49v, 54r-55v, 10 staves per page; fol. 50r, 67r-67v, 70r-86v, 88r, 6 staves per page; fol. 65r, 66-67v, 68v black 5-line staves; throughout notes have been scraped and crossed out to simplify melodies, some music re-notated; marginal additions of music in several later(?) hands on fol. 22v, 23r, 24r, 43v, 50v, 56r, 61v-62r; music and text for "Judea et Iherusalem nolite timere" (on paper) pasted on fol. 68v; texts "Linguam refrenans temperet" and "Ut cum dies aceserit" (on paper) pasted over original text on fol. 64v; flats and meter indications occasionally added in a later hand; hymns "Iam Christus astra ascenderat," "Rector potens verax," and "O lux beata," the Credo "Romano" and "Credo Portuges," and several sections of the Litany of Saints in the Office for the Dead set in measured notation. Origin: Written in Spain, 16th century; fol. 65-67 probably 18th century (include B-flats, indications of meter); fol. 72-87 probably 18th century (stenciled text, notation, and decoration). 
 Extent:  1 choir book (88 leaves) : parchment, paper ; 431-525 x 300-350 (395 x 250-300) mm, in binding 572 x 376 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1500-1599 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1500-1599 | Strapwork Spain 1500-1599 | Guide letters Spain 1500-1599 | Painted leather bindings (Binding) | Brass bosses (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1500-1599 | Spain 1500-1599 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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4Title:  [Spanish antiphonary]   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5391. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title supplied by cataloger. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner, split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, and responsories for the hours of the feasts of Ascension, Pentecost, ferias in the week of Pentecost, Corpus Christi, and Sunday in the octave of Pentecost. Collation: Parchment, fol. 139 (contemporary foliation in red, ij-cxl, rear pastedown foliated cxli); 1⁸ 2-4⁸ 5¹⁰ 6-17⁸ 18³; pastedowns formed from first leaf of quire 1 and last leaf of quire 18; prickings occasionally visible in outer margin. Layout: Written in 5 long lines, ruled in hard-point; fol. 33v-34r, 62v, 87r, 99v-100r, 104r-104v, 132v written in 15 long lines; fol. 62r, 135r written in 16 long lines; fol. 92r written in 17 long lines, frame ruled in black ink. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: Medium red initials, black strapwork initials (one with inscription: Ant. Cant. 1[scraped]48 ano. (fol. 38v)), small red initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square and measured notation; 5 staves per page; hymns chiefly set in measured notation; flats, sharps, and mensuration signs contemporary; some sharps added in later hand in brown ink. Hymns "Salutis humanae sator" and "Verbum supernum prodiens," and Alleluia "Spritius Domine replevit" have sections of music scraped and renotated. Origin: Written in Spain, 16th century. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (139 leaves) : parchment ; 537 x 375 (448 x 256) mm, in binding 614 x 420 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1500-1599 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1500-1599 | Painted leather (Binding) | Brass bosses (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1500-1599 | Spain 1500-1599 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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5Title:  Dedicatur Beate Virgini Marie ab uno indignisimo servoru[m] fuoru[m], atque B. Hyeronimo P. nostro   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5384. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner, split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, and responsories for the hours of the feasts of saints Philip and James, John and Paul, Elizabeth of Aragon, Pantaleon, Fructus, Eulalia, Salome (disciple), Justus and Rufinus, apparition of James, and Isidore of Seville; includes table of contents on fol. 1r. Collation: Parchment, fol. 102 (foliated i-cii); 1⁷(+7) 2-11⁸ 12⁹(+9) 13⁷(+1, -7); prickings occasionally visible in margins. Layout: Written in 5 long lines, ruled in hard point; fol. 9v-10r, 11v-12r, 13r-15r, 16r-18v, 22v, 27r, 28r-29r, 30r-30v, 31v-32r, 43v, 45r-46r, 47r-55v, 63v-64r, 66v-75r, 80r-80v, 84v, 86r, 89v-91r, 92v, 94r-96r, 98v-100v, 102r-102v written in 13 long lines, frame ruled in red; fol. 12v, 15v, 27v, 29v, 31r, 46v, and 93r written in 14 long lines, frame ruled in red; parchment tabs; guide letters occasionally visible. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: Large initials in red, blue, yellow, green, and purple within double line borders highlighted in yellow, green, blue, or purple; small red, blue, yellow, green, and purple initials, chiefly within borders of yellow, green, or purple; large black strapwork initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square note and measured notation; 5 staves per page; fol. 1v and 4r have 4 staves per page; hymns written in measured notation. Origin: Probably written in Spain, 16th century, with 15th century manuscript waste pastedowns. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (102 leaves) : parchment ; 828 x 578 (612 x 402) mm, in binding 929 x 662 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1500-1599 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1500-1599 | Strapwork Spain 1500-1599 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Guide letters Spain 1500-1599 | Manuscript waste (Binding) 1400-1499 | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1500-1599 | Spain 1500-1599 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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6Title:  In festo assumptionis Beate Marie ad. vesperas & per horas dicitur an[tiphoni]a   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5385. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner, split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, and responsories for the hours of the feasts of the Assumption of the BVM, Decollation of John the Baptist, St. Augustine, Nativity of the BVM, Exultation of the Holy Cross, St. Nicomedis, Dedication of St. Michael Archangel, All Saints, dedication of a church, St. Martin of Tours, St. Martin, St. Cecilia, St. Felicitas, St. Clement, common of saints (apostles, evangelists, martyrs, virgins, confessors), and the office and mass for the dead (ends imperfectly in the communion "Lux eterna"). Collation: Parchment, fol. 131 (modern foliation in pencil 1-131); 1-11⁸ 12⁶ 13-16⁸ 17⁶(-6); fol. 128 has section at bottom edge cut out. Layout: Written in 6 long lines, ruled in lead point. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: fol. 1v large initial "A" with figure of Mary, blue, pink, green, on gold background; black strapwork initials; red initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square note and measured notation; 6 staves per page; hymns in measured notation. Origin: Written in Spain, 16th century. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (131 leaves) : parchment ; 545 x 388 (402 x 249) mm, in binding 556 x 394 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1500-1599 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1500-1599 | Strapwork Spain 1500-1599 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1500-1599 | Spain 1500-1599 Manuscripts

 
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7Title:  [Spanish antiphonary]   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Mote, Juan de la, active 1615 | Wolfman, Wm. | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5380. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title supplied by cataloger. Date of production from colophon. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner split into several books; includes antiphons, magnificats, and hymns for vespers and lauds for the feasts of St. Andrew, St. Lucy, St. Thomas, Chair of St. Peter, St. Agnes, Conversion of St. Paul, St. Agnes "secundo", St. Agatha, SS. Philip & Jacob, Triumph of the Holy Cross, St. John at the Latin Gate, and the Apparition and Dedication of St. Michael. Table of contents on fol. 1r (in later hand?). Collation: Parchment, fol. 103 (contemporary(?) pagination in black ink, 3-171, 174-207; foliated in modern pencil 1-103); 1-12⁸ 13⁸(-8); outer margin tightly trimmed with some loss of text; pages mended with parchment sewn on, fol. 97-103 heavily mended; fol. 12r textual error corrected with sewn on parchment with text "Salve crux." Layout: Written in long lines; ruled in hard point, some leaves frame ruled in red. Script: Written in textura. Decoration: Eight large initials framed in yellow and dark red, fol. 1v historiated "S" with apostle in blue, white and orange robes pointing at a book, with green bird and foliate elements on a dark red background, 'S' striped red, green, white, and yellow; fol. 15r "O" with a brown lion wearing a crown, with blue, red, white, and yellow foliate elements on an orange background; fol. 31r green "I" with foliate elements in green, red, blue, white, and yellow on a dark red background; fol. 35v blue, white and yellow "E" with three birds (one green with red wings, one red with black wings, one green and yellow with red breast and wings), with foliate elements in blue, red, and white on a dark red background; fol. 49v yellow "Q" with foliate elements in green, red, white, and yellow on an orange background; fol. 61v orange "D" with blue, green, white, red, and yellow foliate elements on dark red background; fol. 66v green "O" with red, white, blue, and green foliate elements on dark red background; fol. 83v "S" striped blue, white, and red, foliate elements in blue, white, red and green on dark red backgrond; black strapwork initials; red initials. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square notation; five staves per page; indications of mode in outer margin in another hand. Origin: Written in Spain by Juan de la Mota in 1615. "Acabose este lib[r]o dia de purificacion de N[ost]ra Señora scribiolo el padre Juan d[e] Lamota an[n]o 1615." (fol. 97r) 
 Extent:  1 choir book (103 leaves) : parchment ; 737 x 509 (640 x 383) mm, bound in 774 x 547 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Sacred vocal music -- Spain -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1615 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1615 | Strapwork Spain 1615 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Manuscript waste (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1615 | Spain 1615 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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8Title:  [Cistercian antiphonary]   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 59. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title devised by cataloger. A Cistercian antiphonary including the antiphons, responsories, and verses for the feasts of St. Benedict, Mary Magdalene, St. Anne, St. Stephen, St. Lawrence, Crown of Thorns, Assumption of the BVM, St. Bernard, Decollation of John the Baptist (ends imperfectly), birth of the BVM (begins imperfectly), Exaltation of the Holy Cross, St. Michael Archangel (ends imperfectly), Eleven Thousand Virgins (begins imperfectly), All Saints, St. Martin, St. Cecilia, St. Clement, common of saints for apostles, evangelists, one or several martyrs, confessor pontiff (ends imperfectly), virgins (begins imperfectly). A final section (beginning fol. 170r) includes hymns for the feasts of the BVM, Mary Magdalene, St. Anne, St. Stephen, St. Lawrence, St. Bernard, St. Michael, Eleven Thousand Virgins, All Saints, St. Martin, and common hymns for apostles and martyrs, virgin martyrs, confessors, virgins, and Exultation of the Holy Cross (ends imperfectly). Collation: Parchmet, fol. 197 (numbered intermittantly in pencil 1-197); 1⁷(+1) 2⁷(-1) 3-8⁸ 9⁸(-6, -7) 10⁸ 11⁸(-1) 12⁸(-1, -3) 13-22⁸ 23⁸(-1, -8) 24¹¹(+1, -3, -11) 25⁸ 26⁸(-8) 27⁵(+1, -4). Layout: Written in long lines; ruled in lead point; guide letters occasionally visible. Script: Written in textura in 3 hands. Hand A, fol. 1-169; hand B, fol. 170-193; hand C, fol. 194-197. Decoration: Six large illuminated initials with marginal trompe l'oeil borders, fol. 1r blue "D" on brown background historiated with Mary standing in a garden holding an open book, border in gold with pink, blue, and red flowers, a bird and a bee; fol. 31v gold "Q" on brown background, filled with a plant with blue and white flowers, border in green, gold, and brown with flowers and strawberries; fol. 48v gold "V" on blue background historiated with the Assumption of Mary, border with architectural elements; fol. 58r blue "P" on brown background, historiated with a saint (Bernard?) in white robes holding a crozier, kneeling before a seated Mary holding the baby Jesus, border in gold, blue, and orange, with white knot-work decoration; fol. 146v blue "A" on gold background with red flowers, gold border with red, blue, and pink flowers, with a bird and moth; fol. 155v blue "E" on brown background historiated with a bishop holding a crozier and an open book, with landscape behind, architectural border in brown and blue; black initials with brown pen-flourishing, highlighed with yellow and red, many with faces, grotesques, and other drolleries including depictions of monks, nuns, bishops, and a warthog playing bagpipes, several initials include text in scrollwork (fol. 167r signed "Cornelius"); fol. 194r orange, yellow, blue, and green initial "H" with foliated elements and small marginal border with face of a wild man; fol. 196r blue and white initial "V" on light purple background with foliate elements in green and yellow; fol. 197 black initials with yellow, green, and light purple foliate elements, one with scrollwork with text; fol. 43v, red initial with blue pen-flourishing; alternating red and blue initials (in 3 hands). Music: Red 4-line staves with black square notation; 10 staves per page; B-flats and E-flats occasionally indicated (in a later hand?); several staves throught include small G clefs, often in combination a C clef. Origin: Written in Flanders, approximately 1500; probably Cistercian due to the prominence given to the feast of St. Bernard. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (197 leaves) : parchment ; 491 x 345 (380 x 230) mm, in binding 525 x 365 mm 
 Subjects:  Cistercians -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Cistercians -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Antiphonaries -- Flanders -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Flanders 1500 | Textura (Gothic script) Flanders 1500 | Guide letters Flanders 1500 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Illuminated manuscripts Flanders 1500 | Flanders 1500 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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9Title:  In festo ascensionis Domini, ad vesperas antiphona   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5381. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Date of production from folio 1r. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, Alleluias, Alleluia versicles, Gloria Patri, and responsories for the hours of the feasts and octaves of Ascension and Pentecost. Collation: Parchment, fol. 111 (foliated in pencil 2-111 (some numbers trimmed off)); 1-5⁸ 6⁸(+7, +8) 7-10⁸ 11⁹(+9) 12-13⁸ 14⁶; prickings occasionally visible in outer margin; leaves mended by sewing and pasted on parchment; catchwords occasionally added in several hands. Layout: Written in 5 long lines, ruled in hard point; fol. 4r-5v, 18r, 19r-19v, 41v, 44v-45r, 54r-57v, 59r-60v, 75v-76r, 93r-98r, and 102r written in 13 long lines, frame ruled in black; parchment tabs; directions to rubricator occasionally visible. Script: Written in textura. Decoration: 8 large foliate initials; fol. 1v historiated "V", apostles and Mary viewing the ascension in purple, red, yellow, blue, green, and brown; fol. 9v "A" with a column and face in yellow, purple, green, and white on a red background; fol. 21v "P" in blue, orange, yellow, green, pink, and purple; fol. 41v "V" in blue, yellow, green, purple, and red with a bird's head; fol. 51v "D" in blue, green yellow, red, and orange with small flames; fol. 67v blue and white "A" on a red background; fol. 78v "D" in pink, orange, yellow, blue, and green; fol. 98v "D" in green, pink, red, blue, yellow, and white with a red and white architectural border; medium foliate initials in green, blue, red, pink, orange, yellow, and white within single or double line black border, some on rust or red backgrounds; medium initials in red and blue with blue and red pen outlining respectively on foliate backgrounds; black strapwork initials; red initials; small red and blue initials alternating. Music: Red 5-line staves with black square note and measured notation; five staves per page; fol. 9r, 11v, 12v, 13r-15r, 47r-49r, 50r, 68r-71r, 72r-74r, 108r, 109r-109v, 110v six staves per page; indications of mode in outer margin in another hand; B-flats added throughout in a later hand(?). Hymns "Salutis humane," "Jesu tibi sit gloria," "Eterne rex altissime redemptor," "Veni creator spiritus," "Iam Christus astra ascenderat," and "Beata nobis gaudia," several Alleluia versicles, responsories and settings of the Gloria Patri are in measured notation. Origin: Written in Spain, 1676. "Anno 1676" (fol. 1r); caligraphic initial fol. 99r dated 1673. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (111 leaves) : parchment ; 787 x 579 (631 x 404) mm, in binding 895 x 640 mm 
 Subjects:  Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Ascension Day -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Pentecost Festival -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1676 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1676 | Strapwork Spain 1676 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Guide letters Spain 1676 | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1676 | Spain 1676 Manuscripts

 
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10Title:  [Spanish antiphonary]   
 Alt. Title:  Antiphonary   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5382. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. Title supplied by cataloger. One volume of a Spanish antiphoner, split into several books; this volume includes antiphons, hymns, and responsories for the hours of the feasts of the Dedication and appartion of St. Michael archangel, St. Martin, St. Cecilia, St. Clement, dedication of a church, St. Lucie, Decollation of St. John the Baptist, antiphons for the common feasts of one martyr, confessor pope, confessor "non pontificus," and several martyrs, five settings of "Benedicamus Domino," and and a votive mass for the sick. Collation: Parchment, fol. 134 (foliated in black ink i-cxv); 1¹⁰(+1, +2) 2⁸ 3¹⁰(-2) 4-8⁸ 9⁶ 10-14⁸ 15⁴ 16⁶(+5, +6) 17⁶ 18⁶(-6); leaves mended by sewing and pasted on parchment. Layout: Written in 4 long lines, ruled in lead point; fol. 5v-5v, 7v-15v, 21r-22v, 25v-26v, 28v-36v, 47v-54r, 62r-69v, 78r-79r, 81r-88r, 93v-94v, 99v-107v written in 12 long lines, frame ruled in black ink; fol. 115r written in 20 long lines, fol. 117v, 119v-121v written in 17 long lines, frame ruled in black ink; fol. 1v and 2v frame ruled in red; parchment tabs; directions to rubricator occasionally visible. Script: Written in southern textura. Decoration: 7 large decorated initials, fol. 124v foliate "E" in green, yellow and red with a cherub and lion wearing a red cardinal's hat on a blue and red background of skulls, in an ornamental yellow and orange border; fol. 126v foliate "M" in blue, red, yellow and orange with a column with a dolphin at its base, within a red border; fol. 127v blue "A", left leg includes a papal tiara, mitre, galero, and a biretta, the right leg depicts a pile of seven skulls surmounted by a crown, within a red border; fol. 130r "M" with gold cornucopias and grotesque in green, blue, red, and white, within red border; fol. 132v foliate "E" in blue, pink, red, yellow, and green, within a red border; fol. 133v foliate "I" in blue, red, pink, and yellow on a purple and white background, within a red border; 2 large red and white initials on a blue background (fol. 3v, 27r); large, medium and small initials in red on a blue background with white floral designs, blue on a red background with gold floral designs, blue on gold or yellow background with red floral degins, one red on gold background with red floral designs; large red initial with elaborate blue and red pen flourishing (fol. 123r); large blue and red initial with elaborate blue and red pen flourishing extending into outer and lower margin; large black caligraphic initials with elaborate pen flourishing in purple, red, and blue (fol. 122r-123v); large black strapwork initials; red initials with single line black border (fol. 115r-117v). Music: Red 5-line staves with black square and measured notation; four staves per page; fol. 116r-117r seven staves per page; fol. 118r-118v, 123r-123v five staves per page. B-flats added throughout in a later hand(?). Hymns "Tibi Christe," "Christe sanctorum," "Urbs Jerusalem," and "Angelaris funda" and two settings of the antiphon "Stetit angleus" in measured notation. Fol. 43v text specific to the feast of St. Martin has been erased with indication for omitting that part of the antiphon "O beatum pontificum" (fol. 42v-44v). Origin: Written in Spain 17th century; leaves 122-123 from 15th century. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (134 leaves) : parchment ; 771 x 546 (612 x 353) mm, in binding 843 x 629 mm 
 Subjects:  Antiphonaries -- Spain -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Michaelmas -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | John the Baptist's Day -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Hymns, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Antiphonaries Spain 1600-1699 | Textura (Gothic script) Spain 1600-1699 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Guide letters Spain 1600-1699 | Strapwork Spain 1600-1699 | Manuscript waste (Binding) 1400-1499 | Illuminated manuscripts Spain 1600-1699 | Spain 1600-1699 Manuscripts

 
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