MS. Bodl. 630
Summary Catalogue no.: 1953
Theological and devotional miscellany; England, 15th century, early
Fol. ii verso: list of contents.
With list of chapters.
In two books.
Eight sermons, perhaps not by Augustine (Migne's Patrol. Lat. 38-39, 2211, 2237, 2303, 1946, 2266, 1952, 1886, 2180)
Five sermons (Migne's Patrol. Lat. 38-9, 75, 1706, 1533, 1522, 1535)
Three sermons here ascribed to st. Augustine, two of which are extracts from his Enchiridion, and the third may be.
Followed by concordance of the Gospels (fol. 274v: Stegmüller 10082), a logical division of the books of the Bible (fol. 278: Stegmüller 10083), and a list of lessons (fol. 278v); ed. W. Ross in Modern Philology 34, No. 4 (May, 1937), pp. 337-344.
Medieval binding, vellum wrapper stitched on five thongs. (MLGB)
Provenance and Acquisition
‘Precium libri iiij marce ij s.’, 15th cent. (fol. 284)
Syon Abbey: ... 'Hunc librum librarie fratrum de Syon Johanna Buklonde relicta Ricardi Buklonde ciuis & piscarij Londoniensis dedit fratri Rogero Twiforde & ceteris fratribus de Syon ad orandum pro ea & pro anima dicti Ricardi' (late 15th cent.?): it was numbered N 64 in the catalogue of about 1526.
'Botley', 16th cent. (fol. 284v).
Presented by sir Robert Cotton (with his 'votiva ara' on fol. 1) in 1603.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-03: Revised to incorporate all information in SC.