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

MS. Bodl. 407

Summary Catalogue no.: 2299

Contents

Ivo of Chartres, Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 227)

History

Origin: 12th century, end ; English (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

Salisbury, Wiltshire, Cathedral church of St Mary the Virgin; see removed from Sherborne in 1078: 'Liber ecclesie cathedralis Sarum' (s. xv/xvi). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Medieval binding. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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