Merton College MS. 180
Former shelfmark: H. 1. 11
BEDE ON MARK; S. XII, XIII, XIV1
On fol. iii is a table of contents, s. xvii; fols. iiiv-ivv blank.
On fol. 189 is a table of contents to the whole book in the same hand (s. xiv) as in MSS 29, 85, 188, and 314, reversing arts 9 and 10.
Fols. 189v-90v blank.
Standard Merton s. xvii, repaired, rebacked and resewn on three bands; formerly chained from the usual position. Fols. i-ii, 191–2 are modern paper blanks. fol. 190 was once a pastedown.
Provenance and Acquisition
Near the head of fol. 2v a 3-line inscription in red, apparently beg. ‘Liber’, has been thoroughly erased.
At the foot of fol. 1 is ‘Liber domus scolarium de Merton’ in Oxon’ ex legato Magistro Ioh’ Raynham sacre pag[ine] professoris et quondam socii eiusdem domus.’ For Reynham, fellow 1335–58, d. 1376, see MS 18.
Inside the front board is another table of contents and ‘E. 5, 6’ (canc.), s. xvii, and ‘O. 7. 8. Art:’, canc. and replaced with ‘H. 1. 11 (CLXXX)’ in red; the College bookplate.
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Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Warden and Fellows of Merton College .
Last Substantive Revision
2019-07-15: First online publication