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

MS. Bodl. 271

Summary Catalogue no.: 1938

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-166 || B
Seven parchment fragments of music used in the spine removed and now kept as MS. Bodl. 271*. Four strips remain here.

MS. Bodl. 271 - Part 1

Contents

Anselm of Canterbury , works
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated and other initials. By two hands, the first the same as the Josephus, Cambridge, St John's College, MS. 8.(P&A iii. 86, pl. VIII)

History

Origin: c. 1110-40 ; English, Canterbury, Canterbury

MS. Bodl. 271 - Part 2

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century, late ; England, Canterbury (?)

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (8 images from 35mm slides)

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