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

Merton College 58. b. 6

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: A flattened bifolium

Layout

In 2 cols of more than 55 lines.

History

Origin: s. xiii ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Bound in 58. b. 6 (A. Barbatias, vol. 3, Trent 1517).

Two more leaves are in ‘3. f. 15’ (A. Coccius Sabellicus, vol. 2, Basel 1538, given by James Leach; belonged to the College in 1556); a strip from the head of a bifolium is in ‘60. d. 10’ (J. of Imola, Lyon 1547).

Record Sources

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

Availability

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

Bibliography

    Ker, Pastedowns, nos 908-9.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2019-12-17: First online publication