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Chantilly, Musée Condé (FR): XIV-C-011
TitelOfficium, sive Collectio Psalmorum et precum ad usum Herculis Ferrariae Ducis
ErscheinungsvermerkFerrara : Laurentius de Rubeis, de Valentia, 18 Oct. 1492