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

St John's College MS 235 (fragment 31)

Sermons (binding fragment)


Language(s): Latin


e.g. ‘Fecit autem cristus de nostra salute nos securos per tria Primo per iuramentum quia ter nobis iurauit Primo enim iurauit per omnipotentem […]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Vellum.
Extent: A strip from a bifolium.
Dimensions (leaf): 100 × 122 mm.


In double columns, each column 40 mm wide, with 7 mm between columns, in 23+ surviving lines to the column.


Written in an anglicana formata/secretary mixture, s. xv.


Origin: s. xv.

Provenance and Acquisition

MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragment 31 only.

Record Sources

Ralph Hanna, A descriptive catalogue of the western medieval manuscripts of St. John's College, Oxford (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002)


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

2022-01: First online publication

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