Presents a collection of fifteen studies on liturgical texts in medieval Italian manuscripts, including the English versions of five published in Italian. Hagiography is the central theme in these studies.
Dr. Brian Moller Jensen is Lecturer in Latin at Stockholm University, Sweden.
Preface; Foreword & Acknowledgements; I. Reading a liturgical manuscript - Roma, Bibl. Angelica c. 123; II. Orgoglio e fedelta in Piacentinian texts; III. Liturgical themes in Italian manuscripts; Appendix: Inventory of manuscripts; Bibliography; Index of medieval chants; Index of saints and feasts; Index of feasts, names and places.