MS. Bodl. 230
Summary Catalogue no.: 2123*
The four books follow, each except the last preceded by a list of chapters, see fols. 22, 43v, 75.
At fol. 109v follows a lection 'in Translatione sancti Benedicti abbatis' et sanctae Scholasticae virginis sororis suae, July 11
A 13th cent. prayer relating to st. Laurence is on fol. 115.
Initials. (P&A iii. 80)
White sheepskin (about 1602) over older sewing and boards.
Provenance and Acquisition
'J. Exon. Episcopus', i. e. bp. John de Grandison owned and wrote notes in the book, especially one stating (fol. iv verso) that the church of Sarum used to read an extract from the Dialogi 'ad Collaciones in Quadragesima': 'Damus ecclesie Exoniensi' seems also to be in his hand.
Exeter Cathedral: given by Bishop Grandison (see above). Identifiable in the catalogue of 1506 (MLGB3).
Presented by the dean and chapter of Exeter in 1602. MS. like no. 2123** accidentally escaped the Old Catalogue of 1697.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-06-16: Description revised to include all information in SC.