St Gall, Switzerland, Stiftsbibliothek, MS 463, All folios

Physical description

Material: paper

Number of leaves: i + 143

Format: oblong

Page dimensions: 154 x 220

Quire structure: Text version

Title page / Frontispiece: iv: 'Hÿmni et cantilenae abs Egidio Tschudi collectae et eius manu hîc inscriptae' (Ildefons von Arx, 1823-33 librarian of the Stiftbibliothek)

Index / Table of Contents: 1v: 'Authores' (list of composers).
2r-3v: Alphabetical index of compositions, with composers and indication of number of voices where not 4v.
Both in Tschudi's hand

Non-musical texts: notes on f. 42 unrelated to rest of book

Other devices: 1. Modern library foliation pencil top right, 1-142.
2. Modern library foliation pencil bottom right, 1-64, 64a-141.
3. Original piece numbering ink in left margin, 6-215 across both partbooks

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Preparation and Copying

15-24, 66, 77 5-14, 25-65, 78-122 67-76, 123-142