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

MS. Bodl. 707

Summary Catalogue no.: 2608

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

One fine, many good initials. Close in style to Durham Cathedral Library, MS. B. III. 16 left to the Cathedral by Bishop William of St. Carilef, d. 1096, and to related manuscripts from Jumi├Ęges, St. Ouen, Rouen, and Bayeux. Perhaps written by Normans in England. (P&A i. 445, pl. XXXVI)

History

Origin: 11th century, end ; French

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography