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  • There are several extant specimens of 12th-century Breviaries, all Benedictine, but under Innocent III.
  • The substitution of the "Gallican" for the "Roman" version of the Psalter) the Breviary hitherto used exclusively by the Roman court, and with it gradually swept out of Europe all the earlier partial books (Legendaries, Responsories), &c., and to some extent the local Breviaries, like that of Sarum.
  • The Benedictines and Dominicans have Breviaries of their own.
  • In the 17th and 18th centuries a movement of revision took place in France, and succeeded in modifying about half the Breviaries of that country.
  • These reformed French Breviaries - e.g.
 

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