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SubjectGraduals (Liturgical books) -- Early works to 1800.
Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- 16th century.
460 + clii pages, 50 cm. Some pages damaged. Movable type music notation, developed after 1527; sequences and mass for the dead pre-date the Tridentine Mass (1570). Inscription on front page, 27 Mar. 1829, may refer to the binding and/or repairs. See also p. 332 ("Ecclesia Trecensi"), 296, 341, 368.
Catholic Gradual chant book, with propers for mass and feast days. Used in or around Troyes, France. (1) Proprium missarum de tempore (2) Proprium Sanctorum (3) Commune Sanctorum.