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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Western MS 038
Description: ff. iv (paper) + 196 + iv (paper) - Bound, s. XVII, in calf over pasteboard (but not in England?); blind-ruled front and back; two fore edge clasps seemingly added at a later date; pink end bands; label in bottom compartment of spine, "Z" (?). - Written for use by a member of the Celestine order; on f. iv, "To Jenny Morris" from "William Morris... January 17, 1892"; bookplate of Niels Christensen; bookplate of Alan Horace Kempner (1897-1985); given by Margaret Loeb Kempner, 1986.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 15
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/WesternMS038_20
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-196v
Description: - Parchment - 102 x 73 mm - 20 long lines ruled in pale red ink.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City: Paris?
Assigned Date: s. XVmedSearchable Date Range: 1440 - 1460
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Gothic book hand.
Other Decoration: 17 white-patterned blue or pink initials, usually 4-line, infilled, on gold ground; 2 with full border decorated in ink-sprays of gold leaves; 15 decorated leaves with C-shaped border to left; 2-line secondary initials in gold on dark red or blue ground.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-196v
Title: Psalter, ferial
Language(s): Latin
Notes: ff. 1-6v contain a graded calendar in red and black; ff. 176-192v contain canticles and the Athanasian creed; ff. 192v-196v contain a Litany. 
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f. 1   Calendar for January.

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ff. 1v-2   Calendar for February-March.

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ff. 2v-3   Calendar for April-May.

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ff. 3v-4   Calendar for June-July.

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ff. 4v-5   Calendar for August-September.

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ff. 5v-6   Calendar for October-November.

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ff. 6v-7   Calendar for December; opening initial of psalter, with full border.

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ff. 7v-8   Ownership note of the Celestines of Paris in the lower margin.

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ff. 64v-65   3/4 border.

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ff. 136v-137   Full border on the recto with offset of the gold onto the facing verso.

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ff. 142v-143   Missing text added in the lower margin with tie mark to its correct position.

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ff. 192v-193   Litany.

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ff. 193v-194   Litany.

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ff. 194v-195   Litany.

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f. 196v  

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