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

MS. Bodl. 407

Summary Catalogue no.: 2299


Ivo of Chartres, Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 227)


White parchment on boards, 13th cent. (?) work.


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).

Apparently acquired by the Library between 1605 and 1611.

Record Sources

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


Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.