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Matthias Bladou describes the use of Latin and vernacular French in the Book of Hours, and how language reflected a more personal use of prayer texts in the fifteenth century.
Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Medieval
History of Religion | Medieval History
Bladou, Matthias, "05, Latin, Vernacular Language, and Personal Devotion in the Portland State Book of Hours" (2015). Texts of Time. 7.