Jistebnice hymn book

Jistebnický kancionál

Language: Latin, Czech

Collection: National Museum Library, II C 7

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The Jistebnice hymn book (Czech: Jistebnický kancionál) is a Czech hand-written hymnbook from around 1430. It is the largest surviving compendium and the most important source of Hussite liturgy and singing in the Czech lands. It contains Czech translations of Latin liturgy, religious hymns, songs to be sung at vespers and also Czech folk Christmas carols. (continued on English Wikipedia)
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