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

MS. Bodl. 435

Summary Catalogue no.: 2374

Contents

Customary of Eynsham Abbey
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Coloured capitals.

History

Origin: 14th century, early (?) ; English, Eynsham

Provenance and Acquisition

Eynsham, Oxfordshire, Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin, St Benedict and All Saints: "Liber consuetudinum monachorum Eyneshamie quem scripsit frater Iohannes de Wodetun monachus eiusdem loci ...". (MLGB3: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.).

Given by Walter Stonehouse, fellow of Magdalen Coll. 1621. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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