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

MS. Bodl. 163

Summary Catalogue no.: 2016

Physical Description

Composite: two parts

MS. Bodl. 163 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Bede , Ecclesiastical history
Language(s): Latin
2.
Aethelwulf , De abbatibus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initial, fol. I, the whole page added to a MS. of 11th century. Cf. MS. Laud Misc. 636. (P&A iii. 71, pl. VII)

History

Origin: 11th century and 12th century, beginning ; English, Peterborough

MS. Bodl. 163 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Nennius , Historia Britonum
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 11th century ; English, Peterborough

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (6 images from 35mm slides)

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