Praha, Archiv Pražského hradu, fond Knihovna Metropolitní kapituly u sv. Víta, ms. P VIII

Siglum: 
CZ-PKap P VIII
Shelfmark: 
ms. P VIII
Source type: 
Century: 
Formal description: 
perg.; ff. I+324+[I]; 52,5 x 35,5 cm; illumin.
Date: 
a. 1363-1374
Notation: 
notatio rhombica
Provenance: 
Praha, Ecclesia Cathedralis
Title: 
Sequentiarium Arnesti de Pardubice
Identification note: 

op. sup.: Anno domini millesimo trecentesimo sexagesimo tercio dominus Arnestus, Pragensis ecclesie primus archiepiscopus, fecit scribi hunc librum, ut domini canonici eo utantur in ecclesia predicta  [...]

Contents: 
f.  Ir-Iv (vacuum)
LIBER SEQUENTIARUM
ff. 1r-75r PROPRIUM DE TEMPORE
(Nativitas Domini ~ festum ss. Trinitatis)
ff. 75r-221r PROPRIUM DE SANCTIS
(s. Viti ~ s. Nicolai)
ff. 221r-239r COMMUNE SANCTORUM
ff. 239r-287v SEQUENTIAE de BMV (in ordine alphabeti)
ff. 287v-324v ADDITAMENTA eadem manu scripta
Sequentiae de patronis Bohemiae, de BMV etc.
ff. 308r-316v: Officium missae de Corpore Christi (Cibavit eos) cum sequentia Lauda, Sion, salvatorem
f. [I]r-[I]v (vacuum)
References: 
Podlaha (1922), No. 1678; Podlaha (1903), No 120, pp. 232-234; Nejedlý (1904), p. 55; Orel (1937), pp. 545-548; Vlhová (1993); Vlhová (1996); Vlhová-Wörner (2002); Hlaváčková (2003); Vlhová-Wörner (2003); Vlhová-Wörner (2003a)
Notes: 
Detailed Index of chants and their rubrics in Vlhová-Wörner (2003a). Part of the monumental collection of liturgical books ordered for the collegium of St Vitus' canons by the first Prague archbishop Arnestus of Pardubice († 1364) in 1363 (see also CZ-PKap P VI/1, CZ-PKap P VI/2, CZ-PKap P VI/3, CZ-PKap P VII and CZ-PKap P IX).