MS. Bodl. 164
Summary Catalogue no.: 2018
Wanting the first leaf; text begins 'Iacob fratre tum in primogenitura'. Added, 13th century.
Preface, list of 'capitula magistri historiarum' with their incipits, an alphabetical index of names and subjects, and list of 'nomina doctorum qui in Historia allegantur'.
With a list of chapters in the Historia (Gen.-Macc.) and in the Allegoriae historiarum (fol. 17), and the prologue to William archbp. of Sens.
White skin on bevelled boards, worm-eaten and worn, clasps lost, English, 15th century.
Provenance and Acquisition
Probably acquired between 1613 and 1620.
MS. Bodl. 164 - endleaves (fols. i-iii, 216)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-15: Description revised to incorporate all information from SC.