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

Hertford College MS. 5


Language(s): Latin

Nicholas Byard, Summa de abstinentia
Incipit: Duplex est abstinentia, detestabile et laudabilis; detestabilis ut in ypocritis
Final rubric: Expliciunt distinciones secundum ordinem alphabeti

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: 231 leaves in 4to minori


Origin: 15th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Given by Edmund Hall, 'Art. Mag. et coll. Pembr. socii.'

Record Sources

Description by Sophie Floate, adapted from H. O. Coxe, Catalogus codicum mss. qui in collegiis aulisque Oxoniensibus hodie adservantur (1852) II, section X, pp. 6-7.

Last Substantive Revision

2022-02: First online publication.