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

MS. Bodl. 332

Summary Catalogue no.: 2243

Contents

1. (fol. 1)
Jacobus de Voragine, Tabula super sacram scripturam
Rubric: Tabula fratris Jacobi Januensis […] super historias Biblie multum vtilis
Incipit: Abstinencia caro domatur

A series of 60 Distinctiones theologicae illustrated from the Bible, in alphabetical order of subject

Preceded by a 'formularium tabule' or index, which begins 'Abstinencia caro domatur'

Language(s): Latin
2. (fol. 107v)
Fasciculus morum
Rubric: Fasciculus Morum
Incipit: Frater electe ac sodalis
Incipit: (text) Vt enim habetur in regula beati patris Francisci

A preacher's handbook: a treatise on the virtues and vices, in five parts, followed by the usual 'sermones & themata' and by an index

Language(s): Latin
3.
Servasanctus de Faventia, Liber de exemplis naturalibus (Bloomfield 1242, 3578)
Incipit: Occurrit itaque primo dicere

A theological treatise divided into three books: (1) De articulis fidei; (2) De dominicis sacramentis; (3) De virtutibus et vitiis:

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: ii + 281 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 13.25 × 9.25 in.

Condition

Fol. 203 is mutilated and soiled

Layout

2 cols

Decoration

Illuminated capital

History

Origin: 14th century, late ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

'Sum liber Nicolai Grene' (16th century, fol. ii)

Apparently acquired by the Library about 1618-1620

Record Sources

Description adapted (March 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922) with additional reference to published literature as cited.

Last Substantive Revision

2023-03-27: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)