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    • Gradual (Graduale). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1200
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • Graduals are the books containing the chants for the celebration of the mass. English manuscripts of this early date and small size are rare. This volume, with the uncertain strokes in the script, seems to indicate that the transcriber was...
    • Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1275
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This copy of the Latin version by St. Jerome was made during the period when France stood at the height of her medieval glory. A decade or two before, Louis IX (Saint Louis), the strongest monarch of his age, had made France the mightiest power in...
    • Gradual (Graduale). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • A Gradual contains the appropriate antiphons of a mass sung by the choir of the Latin Church on Sundays and special holidays. The text was furnished largely by the 150 Psalms and the Canticles of the Old and New Testaments. The superb example of...
    • Missal (Missale) [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • The Missal, written for the convenience of the priests, combined the separate books formerly used in different parts of the service; namely, the Oratorium, Lectionarium, Evangeliarium, Canon, and others. Gutenberg, who printed his famous First...
    • Psalter (Psalterium). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This Psalter was written by Carthusian monks. Of all the orders the Carthusian was the smallest and most austere. The membership never exceeded one per cent of those enrolled in the combined monastic orders. The Carthusians were frequently hermits,...
    • Book of Hours (Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • Books of Hours, beautifully written, enriched with burnished gold initials, and adorned with miniature paintings, were frequently the most treasured possessions of the devout and wealthy layman. They were not only carried to chapel but were often...
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "William Tell"]

    • 1831-01-24
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Broadside for the evening of Monday, January 24, 1831. The broadside is printed on thin rag paperstock which is worn and torn slightly around the edges. The typeset is letterpress and lists two pieces. The first piece is...
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "Stranger"]

    • 1833-01-19
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Broadside for the evening of Saturday, Oct. 19, 1833. The broadside is letterpressed on rag paperstock and lists two pieces. The first piece is the play 'Stranger' starring William Charles Macready (1793-1873) and Mrs....
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "Werner"]

    • 1833-11-18
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Broadside for London's Theatre Royal, Drury Lane for the evening of Monday, Nov. 18, 1833. The broadside is letterpressed on rag paperstock and lists three pieces. The first piece is the play 'Werner' starring William Charles Macready (1793-1873)...
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "Antony & Cleopatra"]

    • 1833-11-21
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Broadside for London's Theatre Royal, Drury Lane for the evening of Nov. 21, 1833. The broadside is letterpressed on rag paperstock and lists two pieces. The first piece is Shakespeare's 'Antony & Cleopatra' starring William Charles Macready...
    • Incidents of travel in Yucatan [binding]

    • 1843
    • Rare Books general collection
    • Greenish-yellowish-brown ribbed morocco grain cloth; two dragons intertwinned within double ruled circle, within decorative ornamental outer border, all in gilt; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; intertwinned dragons, flower, lettering...
    • [Financial and legal documents - Porter Drug Store]

    • 1843-1889
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Twenty-six items are from the Porter Drug Store from 1853-1889. The majority are receipts for items purchased and several are signed by W.C. Porter. See the finding aid for the various names of this drugstore at different times. Also included is an...
    • Leaflets of memory : an illuminated annual [binding]

    • 1844
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark yellowish-reddish brown ribbed morocco grain leather; two flowers on gilt background in center in decorative frame in red, green and gilt, decorative flowers and birds, triple rule outer border, center rule dotted, all in gilt; front cover...
    • Summer on the lakes in 1843 [binding]

    • 1844
    • Woman's Collection
    • Brownish-black very fine vertical rib cloth; two decorative vines with leaves and flowers stamped, triple ruled blindstamped outer border; front cover repeated on back cover; six decorative rules stamped on spine, lettered in gilt. Pinkish...

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