Aberdeen Breviary

A page from the psalter of the Aberdeen breviary of 1509

The Aberdeen Breviary (Latin: Brevarium Aberdonense) is a 16th-century Scottish Catholic breviary. It contains brief accounts of various Scottish saints. It was edited by William Elphinstone, and printed in Edinburgh in 1507 by Walter Chepman and Androw Myllar.[1][2]


  1.  Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Aberdeen Breviary". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company.
  2. Dickson, Robert (1885). Introduction of Printing into Scotland. Aberdeen: J.& J. P. Edmond & Spark. pp. 61–75.


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