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

MS. Bodl. 343

Summary Catalogue no.: 2406

The Bodley Homilies

Physical Description

Composite: four parts.

Decoration

Good initials. Drawing added, 13th century (?), fol. 173. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 182)

MS. Bodl. 343 – Part 1

Contents

Sermons
Language(s): Old English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; English

MS. Bodl. 343 – Part 2

Contents

Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; English

MS. Bodl. 343 – Part 3

Contents

Sermons by Aelfric, Wulfstan and others
Language(s): Old English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; English

MS. Bodl. 343 – Part 4

Contents

2.
Sermons
Language(s): Old English and Latin
3.
Poem (fragment)
Language(s): Old English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (12 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.