MS. Bodl. 147
Summary Catalogue no.: 1918
Lists of contents
Here in two parts only; there is an addition to book ii. For fols. 70v-73 see art. 6.
Fine initials close in style to those in manuscripts from the Abbey of Lyre now at Évreux, and to Brussels, Bib. Roy., MS. IV. 191 from Lyre. Cf. MS. Bodley 707 for script. (Pächt and Alexander i. 447, pl. XXXVII)
Stamped white sheepskin (about 1602) on older sewing.
Provenance and Acquisition
For date and origin see Gneuss-Lapidge and literature there cited.
Exeter Cathedral: identifiable in medieval catalogues (MLGB).
Presented by the dean and chapter of Exeter in 1602.
Digital Bodleian (4 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-15: Origin revised with ref to Gneuss-Lapidge.