Merton College E. 3. 37
2 cols of 48 lines.
Written in an elegant upright bastard secretary hand.
Blue initials flourished in red, gold initials flourished in violet; marginal chapter-numbers with paraphs in the same alternating combinations.
Provenance and Acquisition
Two taken from ‘78. i. 19’ (Hilarius, Paris 1544), the other two from ‘46. a. 2’ (Basil in Greek, Basel 1532). Two more consecutive leaves, taken from Merton Coll. ‘80. i. 11’ (old pressmark, older D. 3. 12), are in Bodl. Libr., MS Lat. misc. b. 18, nos B. 39–40. Another two belonged to the late Keith Humphreys. The books belonged to the College in 1556.
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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
2019-12-09: First online publication