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

MS. Bodl. 683

Summary Catalogue no.: 2757


Gregory the Great, Moralia in Job (vol. 1 of a two-volume set; the second volume is MS. Bodl. 253)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 82)


Origin: 12th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Pres. by Dean and chapter of Exeter, 1602. (MLGB3)

Bodl. 683 (pars i) and 253 (pars ii) form one set. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.