Merton College MS. 142
Former shelfmark: M. 1. 10
HERVÉ NÉDELEC; S. XV ex.
f. 71rv blank, to accommodate text presumably missing from the exemplar.
Pr. Paris 1500 &c.; Glorieux, Théol. 64ag.
Frame-ruled with pencil; written in c. 33 long lines.
A single secretary hand.
On f. 1 a red and violet initial; otherwise plain red initials, paraphs and highlighting.
Standard Merton s. xvii; sewn on four bands; formerly chained from the usual position.
Provenance and Acquisition
It is not known when this book entered the College prior to s. xvii. Inside the front board is a title, s. xvii, and ‘O. 3. 14. Art:’, canc. and replaced with ‘M. 1. 10 (CXLII)’ in red; the College bookplate.
Merton College MS. 142 - endleaves (fols. i-ii, 131-2)
Ruled in 2 cols of 90 lines.
Written in anglicana, the lemmata in gothic rotunda bookhand. They include rubrics to 11. 4 and 5, and 8.1.
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