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

MS. Bodl. 384

Summary Catalogue no.: 2209


Rubric: \Haymo super Epistolas et Euangelia/

An added 14th cent. title: the volume appears rather to contain a collection of Homiliae de Tempore et de Sanctis, chiefly by bp. Haymo of Halberstadt, but partly by Bede (fol. 154), Gregory (fols. 173v, 310) and Augustine (fol. 207v). The volume was written in two parts, see fol. 181. The first sermon beg.:

Incipit: Fratres expurgate uetus fermentum et cetera. Precepit egregius predicator Corrinthiis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: vii + 358 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 11.625 × 8.25 in.


2 cols.


Coloured capitals.


White leather on boards, with parchment cover, clasps lost, English 15th cent. work


Origin: 13th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Windsor, collegiate church: with library mark.

Presented by the dean and canons of Windsor in 1612

MS. Bodl. 384 - endleaves (fols. i-iii)


Language(s): Latin


Leaves containing the Gloria in excelsis in musical parts, but partly erased and over-written with theological notes, cf. foll. iv, 356v.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Musical notation


Origin: 14th century

Additional Information

Record Sources

Description adapted (Jan. 2021) from the Summary Catalogue (1922).


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.