MS. Bodl. 233
Summary Catalogue no.: 2188
With some notes
From Brutus to the 5th cent. a. d.: ends imperfect 'Doresete, Suthamp'Dean and Boulton 13 ('sharply abridged').
Verses on the English Kings, from Hen. I to Hen. III, with an addition relating to Edw. I, but the last lines show that some seventy lines are wanting at the beginning
Over 300 names.
The early additions (before 1350) are numerous and of some interest, being partly Goliardic (fol. iii, etc.), but cannot be well summarized: among them are:
Part of a discourse on tithes
A rhythmical abecedarian hymn
With peculiar rhymes.
MS. Bodl. 233 - endleaves (fols. 108–109)
2 cols., width 257 mm., inner margin 46 mm. wide.
Square notation on staves of 4 red lines, 1 stave to 2 lines of text.
Last Substantive Revision
2021-01-13: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC and van Dijk.