MS. Bodl. 381
Summary Catalogue no.: 2202
In four books (fols. 3v, 29, 69v, 119v), each preceded by a list of chapters.
On fol. 185 is one English gloss. 'ic pingige. Satago'
On fol. 192v some Latin 12th cent. prayers to St. Augustine, and in a 13th cent. hand 'Agustine pater tu primus signa tulisti | Tum lauro dignus Laurentius iste secundus'.
The present MS. Lat. bib. b. 2 (P), q.v., was removed from the binding of this manuscript in 1897.
Provenance and Acquisition
Date: see Gneuss & Lapidge no. 381 ('England or English scribe on Continent?').
Canterbury, Benedictine abbey of St Augustine: 'Vita sancti Gregorii pape. Distinctio IXa Gradus V cum H': 'Liber sancti Augustini Cantuariensis', 'A', all early 14th cent. inscriptions. After 'Gradus' 'III' was originally written and a line drawn up through it soon after: and 'Distinctio' was altered to 'Distinctione'.
'THo: Allen: Dono Dedit in 1601.
MS. Bodl. 381 - endleaves (fols. i-ii)
Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2021-01-18: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC with reference to select published literature.