Montecassino, Italy, Biblioteca dell'Abbazia, MS 871, pp. 247-434

Physical description

Material: parchment and paper (mixed)

Number of leaves: ii + 123 + 94 + i

Format: upright

Page dimensions: 276 x 206

Index / Table of Contents: Modern list of contents of composite volume on second modern flyleaf. Original index of musical portion on pp. 433-434 lists 171 pieces in alphabetical order by title; 46 pieces listed in index now missing, other pieces added to manuscript after index was prepared.

Other devices: Modern pencil pagination, 1-436 (numbers often omitted on versos); section with music [pp. 247-436] has original ink foliation, 1-160(?), inaccurate and inconsistent due to misbinding and faulty renumbering by later hands.

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247-380, 387-394, 416-422, 427-432 381-386, 395-415, 423-426