Merton College MS. 203A
Former shelfmark: H. 1. 7
HUGH OF ST CHER ; S. XIV in., XV2
Fols. i-ii blank. On fol. iiv is ‘Contenta / Postillator super Lucam’, c. 1500.
Pr. in his Opera, Venice 1703, VI, pp. 126–277; Stegmüller, Bibl. 3721.
Ruled with pencil in 44–7 long lines.
Standard Merton s. xvii; sewn on four bands; formerly chained from the usual position. Fols. i and 288 were pastedowns in an earlier binding. Near the foot of fol. 288 is the mark of the large iron chain-staple.
Provenance and Acquisition
On fol. iiv ‘Liber domus scolarium de Mertone ex dono Magistri Henrici Seuer sacre pagine professoris ac custodis eiusdem incathenatus in libraria ad communem usum ibidem studere uolencium anno Domini M. CCCC. lxviii’; ‘B lier .19us.’, in the usual hand (see MS 60). For Sever, warden 1456–71, see MS 6.
At the head of fol. 1 is the James no. ‘134’, s. xvii in. Inside the front board is a title, s. xvii, and ‘O. 8. 18. Art:’, canc. and replaced with ‘H. 1. 17 (203a)’ 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
2019-08-01: First online publication