A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

Merton College E. 3. 25


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Twelve leaves. More than 410 × 300 mm.
Dimensions (written): 285 × 205 mm.


Ruled with fine pencil in 2 cols of 62 lines.


Written in an elegant archaizing bookhand, prob. by a Continental scribe.


The first lemma in each chapter is written in 3-line textura. Blue initials flourished in red; red paraphs and underlining.


Origin: s. xv

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from printed books.

Record Sources

R. M. Thomson, A descriptive catalogue of the medieval manuscripts of Merton College, Oxford (Cambridge: D. S. Brewer), 2009.


For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact Merton College Library.

Funding of Cataloguing

Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Warden and Fellows of Merton College .

Last Substantive Revision

2019-12-05: First online publication

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