St John's College MS. 235 (fragments 11 and 19)
Isaiah 39:4–40:9, in part, and 40:17–19, 40:29–41:2, with the ordinary gloss (binding fragments)
In long lines, about 10 surviving text lines; gloss lines are half-sized, and on no. 19, all original hand glosses are interlinear. Bounded and ruled in lead.
Written in England (?), in gothic textura semiquadrata with spatulate tops on minims, s. xiii in.
Alternate red and blue paraphs to introduce glosses.
On no. 19, two 1-line blue lombards on red flourishing, one damaged.
Provenance and Acquisition
Extensive later additions, s. xiii/xiv, fill the leading edge margin and much of the page foot.
MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragments 11 and 19 only.
For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact St John's College Library.
Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust
Last Substantive Revision
2021-10: First online publication