Messu saung bk [together with miscellaneous prayers in another hand]

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  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 857
  • Dates of Creation
      ca.1775-1800
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Icelandic
  • Physical Description
      1 vol. (142 ff.) Interleaved with four sectional dividers of blue paper. Signature of B. T. Melsted, 1879, on front fly-leaf
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Scope and Content

Contents: (1) Messu saung bk, ff. 1-93v; (2) Miscellaneous prayers, ff. 94r-end. Includes music. The liturgy is that of the Thjodkirkja Islands.

Administrative / Biographical History

The compiler of the book is unknown

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

From the library of B. T. Melsted, received 1929

Note

In Icelandic

Custodial History

Once in the collection of Ptur Gudjonsson (1812-1877), organist at Reykyavik