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

University College MS. 142


Language(s): Middle English (South west Sussex dialect)

Printed treatise
"Of seuen maystyrs of art"

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: vellum


Medieval wooden boards, stripped and rebacked with maroon morocco


Origin: 15th century ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

"olim Johannis Ramsey." (Coxe) Previously owned by Ricardus Rauf P L, John and William Weston de Ocham. Belonged to Gerald Langbaine. Possibly given to Univ. by Mary Langbaine.

Record Sources

Summary description based on the following sources.

S. J. Ogilvie-Thomson (ed.), The Index of Middle English Prose VIII: Manuscripts Containing Middle English Prose in Oxford College Libraries (Cambridge, 1991), p. 120-1


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Last Substantive Revision

2022-01-13: Record created.