MS. Bodl. 183
Summary Catalogue no.: 2084
Certain books of the Old Testament and Apocrypha read in the Lessons and Epistles, in Wycliffe's later version: Tobit* (fol. 185), Judith (fol. 192), Esther (fol. 201v), Proverbs (fol. 212), Ecclesiastes (fol. 230v), Song of Songs* (fol. 236v), Wisdom (fol. 239v), Ecclesiasticus* (fol. 252), all with prologues (of the earlier version slightly altered) except those marked with an asterisk.
A list of contents is at fol. 286, and fols. vi-xv are occupied by a 'Kalender of Lessons. Pistlis. & Gospels', 'aftir the vse of Salisbury', for Sundays, weekdays, commemorations and saints' days. The lower text and margins of fols. 89-93 are injured, and the margin only of fols. 111-120.
Marginal drawings (catchwords). (P&A iii. 806, pl. LXXVIII)
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by Robert Barker, the king's printer, in 1604.
Digital Bodleian (6 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-05-07: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.