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Conception, Conception Abbey and Seminary, Special Collections,  CA 09
Description: f. 1 - Brought from the library of Engelberg Abbey in Switzerland to Conception Abbey sometime before 1900. - G. Ecker, Descriptive Catalog of the Carolingian Manuscripts in Conception Abbey Library (unpublished), pp. 48-51.
Acknowledgments: - We thank Michael W. Heil for his work in making this description available.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/CA09_15
Language: Latin Country: Switzerland? Century: 12th

Part 1: f. 1r-v
Description: - Parchment - 165 x 253 mm
Country: Switzerland?Cardinal point:
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Assigned Date: s. XIISearchable Date Range: 1100 - 1199
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
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Script: Pregothic
Music: Interlinear neumes
Notes: Only the upper portion of the leaf survives. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: f. 1r-v
Title: Breviary
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Recto: end of responsory to the 8th lesson, whole of the 9th lesson and beginning of the 10th lesson (or 9th, 10th & 11th), all with neumes, at matins for the 3rd Sunday of Lent; verso: prayer for matins, and capitula, resp. & vers. for the little hours. 
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f. 1   Two sizes of script according to liturgical function with the readings in the larger size: "Quod et tunc quidem carnaliter factum est," and "Turbis quippe que minus erudite videbantur."
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f. 1v   Red lines to join syllables of a word, otherwise stretched out for complex musical notation.
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