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

MS. Bodl. 431

Summary Catalogue no.: 2368


Thomas More, works
Language(s): Middle English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good initials in pen. Written in various fine scripts. The capitals have the motto 'Vivat Maria Regina', etc. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1195)


Origin: c. 1555 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

This volume appears to represent the 'Anonymi sermo de Passione MSS', a folio volume which came to 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

2017-07-01: First online publication.