University College MS. 63 (also University College MS. 62)
Composite manuscript in 2 parts
Early 16th-century blind-stamped leather over boards. "saec. xvi in., possibly A . Lysley, Eton." (Alexander and Temple)
Provenance and Acquisition
"ex dono Mariæ Elmhurst, in gratiam unici sui nati Hereberti Elmhurst, collegii scholaris, et in collegio mortui." (Coxe) "Humphrey Gilbert, c. 1551, fol. 64v and on lower cover. Given by Maria Elmhurst in memory of Herbert Elmhurst, scholar (d. 1670), first pastedown." (Alexander and Temple) Eton (Ker and Watson)
University College MS. 63 (also University College MS. 62) - Part 1
1., De lingua
2., Commentary on St Paul's Epistles
Origin: 13th century
University College MS. 63 (also University College MS. 62) - Part 2
1.Postilla super librum Danielis
Origin: 15th century
Summary description based on the following sources.
H. O. Coxe, Catalogus codicum mss. qui in collegiis aulisque Oxoniensibus hodie adservantur (1852), p. 19
J. J. G. Alexander and Elzbieta Temple, Illuminated manuscripts in Oxford college libraries, the University Archives and the Taylor Institution (Oxford, 1985), Cat. No. 409 [information on decoration and origin]
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Last Substantive Revision
2022-01-13: Record created.