Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fonds latin 10509

Title:
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fonds latin 10509
Library:
Bibliothèque Nationale
Language:
Latin
City:
PARIS, France
Shelf Mark:
Ms. lat. 10509
Alternate Names:
MS Par 10509 --
Origin:
Pt. 1: a Norman Benedictine monastery --Pt. 2 : probably Bec in Normandy, France
Dimensions:
98 folios -- 140 x 94 mm.
Date Description:
Pt. 1: ca. 1175 -- Pt. 2 : 1075-1100 --
Content:
Two independent codices bound together : Pt. 1: Office for St. Taurinus (fols. 1-13), a collection of tracts (fols. 13v-55), and a composition for the Virgin Mary (fols. 56-57v) ; Pt. 2 : Anthology of excerpts from medieval theorists (fols. 58-72v) and the Micrologus and Prologus in antiphonarium, both by Guido of Arezzo (fols. 73-95), preceded and followed by tables involving the Greek alphabet (fols. 72v, 95 and 96) --
Hand:
Carolingian minuscule [caroline minuscule] --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
somewhat decorated initials in Pt. 1 -- diagrams in Pt. 2 --
Musical Notation:
Yes
Call Number:
Hesburgh Library Music Collection (2nd Floor)M 2 .P95 no. 24/2
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete manuscript -- monochrome -- The volume includes a reproduction of the music theory sections of MS Mal (= John Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California, MS Ludwig XII 5 (olim Phillipps 12145) ; twelfth century [12th century]) --
Series:
Publications of mediaeval musical manuscripts, 24/2 = Veröffentlichungen mittelalterlicher Musikhandschriften, 24/2
Publication Date:
2003
Place of Publication:
Ottawa, Canada
Publisher:
The Institute of Mediaeval Music
Notes:
Introduction by Alma Santosuosso.
Type of Text:
chant, didactic, liturgical, monastic, music theory, religious