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

MS. Bodl. 525

Summary Catalogue no.: 2207


Language(s): Latin

1. (fol. 1)
Richard Rolle, Paruum Iob
Rubric: Postille Ricardi super nouem Lecciones Mortuorum
2. (fol. 87)
Ps.-Bernard of Clairvaux, Meditationes piissimae
Rubric: Meditaciones beati Bernardi vt ab exterioribus ad interiora nostra cognoscenda conuertamur ad Deum contemplandum
Incipit: Multi multa sciunt
3. (fol. 112)
Jerome, Vita sancti Pauli
Rubric: Vita sancti Pauli primi heremite

With the 'Prologus beati Jeronimi presbiteri'.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: iv + 124 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 8.875 × 6.25 in.


Red leather on oak boards, contemporary English work, but re-backed.


Origin: 15th century, early ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

'Richardus Edgworthus ... ,' 16th cent.

The book seems to have reached the Library in 1605.

Record Sources

Description adapted (Jan. 2021) from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Last Substantive Revision

2020-01-20: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.