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

MS. Bodl. 698

Summary Catalogue no.: 2521

Contents

1.
Ambrose, works
Language(s): Latin
2.
Augustine, works
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good and other initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 74)

History

Origin: 12th century, beginning ; English, Salisbury

Provenance and Acquisition

Salisbury, Wiltshire, Cathedral church of St Mary the Virgin; see removed from Sherborne in 1078 (?) : (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

'Liber bibliothecae Sarisburiensis 3' (s. xvii). (MLGB3)

Bodley 516, 698, 756, 765, 768, 835 belonged to Salisbury cathedral in s. xvii in. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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