MS. Bodl. 391
Summary Catalogue no.: 2222
Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 51, pl. VI)
Provenance and Acquisition
Canterbury, Kent, Benedictine abbey of St Augustine (originally of St Peter and St Paul): "Liber Sancti Augustini Cant'" (verso of flyleaf), s. xiii ex. "Liber monasterii Sancti Augustini Anglorum apostoli. D.iiii. Gra. i a T. [?] C. [?]" in the same hand, s. xv ex., as in Laud Misc. 385, fol. 1r. Former pastedown (the leaf of a Gregorian sacramentary) in front now Lat. liturg d. 16, fol. 9; pastedown at end missing (?); clear traces remain. Stamped leather binding, "early 16th-cent. Canterbury work". (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).
J. Bill, London bookseller, c. 1606. (MLGB3)
Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.