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).