St John's College MS. 206
Patristic miscellany: Bernard of Clairvaux, Augustine, Richard of St Victor, etc.
A modern replacement. Sewn on four thongs. At the front, a marbled paper leaf (dated ‘1856’ on the verso), two modern paper flyleaves, two vellum stubs, and four medieval vellum flyleaves (a six-leaf quire with the first two leaves excised); at the rear, a medieval vellum flyleaf (probably a former pastedown), two modern paper flyleaves and another marbled paper leaf (viii–xi).
Provenance and Acquisition
A versus: ‘sicut ad omne quod est mensuram ponere prodest | sic sine mensura deparit omne quod est’ (Walther, Sprichwörter, no. 29566; fol. viiiv at the top; secretary s. xv2).
Extremely faded notes, written upside down (fols. vi–viiv).
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Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust
Last Substantive Revision
2022-08: First online publication