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

MS. Bodl. 372

Summary Catalogue no.: 2750


Thomas Aquinas, Summa contra gentiles
Explicit: Explicit liber quartus & etiam totus tractus de fide catholica contra Gentiles de [Thoma de] Aquino editus
Language(s): Latin

Each book is preceded by a list of chapters, but the first page is in parts illegible

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: ii + 192 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 14.5 × 9.875 in.


The first leaf is rubbed and injured


2 cols


Illuminated capitals


Origin: 14th century, early ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

Windsor, Berkshire, Royal collegiate chapel of St George: Usual chain mark shows at beginning

Pressmark "O S" in usual position on fol. 6v

Erased and probably irrecoverable inscription at head of fol. 1v (fol. 1 was pastedown) (MLGB3)

Presented by the dean and canons of Windsor in 1612

Record Sources

Description adapted (March 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922)


Last Substantive Revision

2023-01-09: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)