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

Merton College E. 3. 42


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Most of a bifolium. Written space 145 mm. wide.
Dimensions (written): 145


Frame-ruled in 2 cols, written in more than 45 lines.


In a scholastic cursive hand, probably French.


No decoration.


Origin: s. xiv in. ; probably French

Provenance and Acquisition

Formerly a wrapper for ‘MCR 1579’ (spice-book).

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

2019-12-09: First online publication

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