MS. Bodl. 696
Summary Catalogue no.: 2512
Notation on staves (see van Dijk 1957).
Initials. Fols. 1, 3, 7–8, 135–52, replacements of 14th century. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 162)
White leather on boards, clasps lost, 15th cent. English work.
Provenance and Acquisition
Oxford, Oxfordshire, Merton College: 'Liber Collegii de Mertone ex dono magistri Thome Balsalle quondam socii ibidem' (fol. 152v). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).
Mr Thomas Balsalle s. p. p. 1463. He bought it in 1463. ? Given by Dr. Thomas James. (MLGB3)
With ex-libris of Thomas Balsalle. Late medieval binding. = no. 249 in 1600. = no. 1098 in Powicke. (MLGB3)
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.