The origin of the Bosworth Psalter

  title={The origin of the Bosworth Psalter},
  author={P. M. Korhammer},
  journal={Anglo-Saxon England},
The main contents of the Bosworth Psalter (BM Add. 37517; henceforth cited as B) are on palaeographical grounds commonly assigned to the last quarter of the tenth century. It is thus the oldest surviving English manuscript in which all the important texts of the Benedictine Office psalter, canticles, hymns and monastic canticles have been placed together. These texts are preceded by a calendar of slightly later date. Parts of the psalter and six of the canticles were glossed in Old English very… 
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