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

MS. Bodl. 643

Summary Catalogue no.: 2256

Contents

1.
Walter Burley, Expositio super Artem ueterem (part: on Porphyry, Isagoge, and Aristotle, Praedicamenta)
Language(s): Latin
3.
Albertus Magnus, De modo significandi
Language(s): Latin
4.
Thomas Hanney, Memoriale iuniorum
Language(s): Latin
5.
Logical and grammatical treatises
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Illuminated capitals, borders.

Binding

Old boards re-covered with white leather in the 16th cent. in England.

History

Origin: 15th century, first half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Mottenden, Kent, Trinitarian convent: "Constat domui de Motynden ordinis Sancte Trinitatis, emptus per fratrem Ricardum de Lanoyng [owned also MS. in de Ricci, Census, p. 2178] anno Domini m o cccc mo lxvij mo . precium xxvi s. viij d. set prevalet." (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Wm. Cotton, bp. of Exeter, 1605. (MLGB3)

Binding old boards, recovered in s. xvi. Erasure fol. 225v immediately at end of text: u. v. light shows "Iste liber constat [...]a domino Roberto [...]". (MLGB3)

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.