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Author Maloy, Rebecca.

Title Inside the offertory : aspects of chronology and transmission / Rebecca Maloy
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 449 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- The texts of the offertories -- The Gregorian and Roman offertories -- The Milanese melodic witness and the question of "Italianate" style -- Origin and chronology -- The offertories in manuscripts : an introduction to the edition
Summary The offertory has played a key role in the recent debates about the origins of Gregorian chant. This book offers a comprehensive study of the offertory, considering the music, lyrics, and liturgical history to shed new light on its origins and chronology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Gregorian chants -- History and criticism.
Offertories (Music) -- History and criticism
Gregorian chants.
Gregorianischer Gesang
Offertories (Music)
RELIGION -- Christian Rituals & Practice -- General.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199717982