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Oriel College MS. 1


Eusebius of Caesarea, Historia ecclesiastica

In eleven books. Note at end of bk. 9 begins 'Hucusque nobis Eusebius Cesariensis rerum in ecclesia gestarum memoriam tradidit.' Bk. 10 with 32 chapters, the first on the Arian heresy. Last chapter of bk. 11, 'De fide Theodosii.' At end, 'Explicit liber undecimus.'

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: 127 written leaves; large folio


2 cols.


Origin: 12th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Given by Mr. Henry Sampson.

Record Sources

Description adapted (May 2023) from Coxe (1852).


Last Substantive Revision

2023-05: Encode Coxe description.