Magnum Liber

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Title: Magnum Liber organum

Editor – Compiler – Composer: Léonin

Publication date and place: ca. 1170 Currently not extant. – Manuscript
Description: About a century later (ca. 1270-1280) the English writer known as "Anonymous IV" attributed the compilation of a "Magnum liber organum" and composition of many of its works to Magister Leoninus. Its repertoire is believed to be largely contained in three manuscript "great books" of the mid-thirteenth century:

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