MS. Bodl. 479
Summary Catalogue no.: 2013
In three books each with a list of chapters.
Stamped white sheepskin (about 1602) on older sewing.
Provenance and Acquisition
For date and origin see R. Gameson, 'The origin of the Exeter book of Old English poetry', Anglo-Saxon England 25 (1996), 157.
'Liber Clerobaldi,' about a.d. 1200 (?): identified by F. Rose-Troup (Exeter Vignettes (1942) 9-19) as Clarembald (d. 1130×1133).
Exeter Cathedral: identifiable in the catalogues of 1327 and 1506 (G. Oliver, Lives of the Bishops of Exeter (1861), pp. 303, 371), and see by Leland (MLGB).
Presented by the dean and chapter of Exeter in 1602.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-14: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.