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Merton College Stack 121. b. 7


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two leaves


Provenance and Acquisition

Bound in Stack 121. b. 7 (Plato, Basel 1534, given by Robert Barnes, for whom see MS 268).

Four more leaves in Magdalen Coll., MS lat. 265, fols. 5, 6, 68, and MS lat. 266, f. 13, Ps.-Bonaventure,Comm. on Cantica, taken from ‘m. 19. 1, 2’ (Biblia Hebraica, Basel 1534–5); two leaves in Magdalen Coll. MS lat. 265, fols. 66–7, Peter of Blois, Epistolae, taken from ‘b. 2. 8’ (Dionysius Carthus., Cologne 1535); one leaf in Queen’s Coll. 43. d. 17 (Hesychius, Dictionarium, Hagenau 1521), theology; four leaves in Ripon Minster (Oecumenius, 2 vols., Verona 1532; belonged to Magdalen College in 1544), Peter of Blois; two leaves in Wells Cathedral, H. 1. 12 (Cajetanus, Paris 1536); six leaves in Bodl. Libr., MS Lat. misc. b. 18, nos B. 27–32, Ps.-Bonaventure, Peter of Blois, Adso, De Antichristo; two leaves in Bodl. Libr., Arch. B. 2. 14 (Psalms, Paris 1532).

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.


    Ker, Pastedowns, nos 225 (p. 22 n. 2), 228–9, 248, 268, 293a, 298, Corrigenda, p. 7, Pearson, Oxford Bookbinding, no. 289. 1.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2020-01-06: First online publication

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