Posts Tagged ‘manuscripts’

A Newly Discovered Birgittine Antiphonal in Linköping

Friday, March 10th, 2017

During my Birgittine adventures I learnt some time ago about a Dutch Birgittine antiphonal now in the library in Linköping. Last week I finally had the chance to see it!


Birgittine Manuscripts from Vadstena Revisited

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

The C- collection at Uppsala University library holds what remains of the abbey library in Vadstena, among them quite a number of notated liturgical manuscripts. A visit this week to the manuscript collection made me reflect on how the Vadstena books are structured in relation to books from other Birgittine abbeys. (more…)