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

MS. Bodl. 516

Summary Catalogue no.: 2570

Physical Description

Composite: two parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Salisbury, Wiltshire, Cathedral church of St Mary the Virgin; see removed from Sherborne in 1078: 'Magiser Henricus de la Wyle quondam cancellarius Sarisburiensis [1313--1329] legavit istum librum eidem ecclesie. precium. xx. s.', but this inscriptiotion refers not to Bodley 516 but to a Breviarium de evangeliis et epistolis the flyleaf of which has been used in binding. 'Liber bibliothecae Sarisburiensis 6'. (MLGB3: evidence from binding or elements of a binding typical of a particular library, or pastedowns bearing evidence of provenance).

Bodley 516, 698, 756, 765, 768, 835 belonged to Salisbury cathedral in s. xvii in. Medieval binding. Chainmark at foot of 1st cover in centre. (MLGB3)

MS. Bodl. 516 – Part 1

Contents

1.
Augustine, De uidendo Deo (ep. 147)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 10th century, early ; Continental

MS. Bodl. 516 – Part 2

Contents

1.
Halitgar, Poenitentiale
Language(s): Latin
3.
Cassiodorus, De anima
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 10th century, early ; Continental

Additional Information

Last Substantive Revision

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