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

MS. Bodl. 58

Summary Catalogue no.: 2006

Contents

Language(s): Latin

1. (fol. 1)
John Waleys, Breuiloquium de uirtutibus antiquorum principum et philosophorum
Rubric: Breuiloquium Johannis Wallensis de quatuor virtutibus cardinalibus secundum dicta principum et philosophorum
Incipit: Quoniam misericordia & veritas
2. (fol. 51)
Jacobus de Cessolis , Liber de moribus hominum et officiis nobilium ac popularium super ludo scaccorum
Rubric: Liber quem composuit frater Jacobus de Cessolis ordinis fratrum Predicatorum qui intitulatur de moribus hominum et officijs nobilium super ludo Scachorum
Incipit: (prologue) Multorum fratrum ordinis
Incipit: (text) Inter omnia mala signa

With list of chapters.

3.
Tractatus de regimine sanitatis secundum Bartholomeum (TK 1614G)
Rubric: Tractatus de regimine sanitatis secundum Bartholomeum in suo Breuiario
Incipit: Ut autem dicit Galienus

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: i + 147 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 7.75 × 5.375 in.

Decoration

Illuminated capitals.

History

Origin: c. 1400 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Winchester, cathedral priory: erased inscription on fol. 1, ‘Liber sancti Swithini Wyntoniensis ecclesie’

Henry Jackson (of Corpus Christi college, Oxford), 1600: inscription, fol. 144.

Acquired probably by purchase from Jackson in 1619-20.

Record Sources

Description adapted (April 2020) from the Summary Catalogue (1922), with additional reference to other published literature as cited.

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2020-04-14: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.