MS. Bodl. 229
Summary Catalogue no.: 2120
Sixty-six sermons, with a list at the beginning, headed '... Augustini de verbo euuangelii secundum Mattheum'. A 13th cent. (?) title on fol. iv 'Gregorius .xlta. Omeliarum' deceived the writers of the 1605 and 1620 catalogues.
Good initial. (P&A iii. 46)
Stamped white sheepskin (about 1602) over older sewing and boards, worn, with peculiar arched strings let into each board to secure the band-ends.
Provenance and Acquisition
Exeter Cathedral: identifiable in catalogues of 1327 and 1506 (MLGB3)
Presented by the dean and chapter of Exeter in 1602.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-05-21: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.