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

MS. Bodl. 374

Summary Catalogue no.: 2484


Augustine, De civitate dei
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good and other initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 155)


Origin: 12th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Chichester, West Sussex, Cathedral church of Holy Trinity: Identfication by pressmark. "Augustinus de Civitate dei ij do. fo gilium h. vj." (fol. 1r), s. xiv. (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Given by Ralph Barlow 1606. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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


    Online resources:

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 5: Fragments - Mass Books (typescript, 1957), p. 196

Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.