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

MS. Bodl. 187

Summary Catalogue no.: 2090

Contents

Language(s): Latin

1.
(fol. 1)
John Felton, Sermones de tempore
Rubric: Sermones dominicales per annum per vicarium Magdalene Oxon. horum collectorem
Incipit: (preface) Penuria studencium in materia morali
Incipit: Dicite filie Syon ... Sciendum est quod gracia Dei

An index follows on fol. 118v.

2.
Fasciculus morum
Rubric: Tractatus de Viciis & Virtutibus qui Fasciculus Morum nominatur

Etenim habetur in regula beati Francisci'. Part of fol. 126 is torn away.

At fol. 218v is an appendix of 'Sermones in libro qui intitulatur Fasciculus morum', after which comes the index.

3. (fol. 222)
Theological compilation
Rubric: Liber diuersorum bonorum, qui congregatus est de spiritualibus autoribus & de tractatibus Sacre Scripture
Incipit: Sanctus Augustinus dicit
Incipit: On fol. 228v is 'Nouem responsiones quas fecit dominus Ihesus Christus vni creature desideranti et querenti, Quid sibi pre omnibus placeret in hac vita'.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: iv + 233 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 11.125 × 7.5 in.

Layout

2 cols.

Decoration

Coloured capitals.

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by William Harwood, prebendary of Winchester, in 1611.

Record Sources

Description adapted (May 2020) from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Last Substantive Revision

2020-05-11: Revised to incorporate all information in SC.