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

MS. Bodl. 743

Summary Catalogue no.: 2763


Ps.-John Chrysostom, Opus imperfectum in Matthaeum
Rubric: Crisostomus super Matheum de opere imperfecto

In 57 homilies.

With an index on fol. 112v (at the head of which is a preface in Latin which has strayed from a manuscript of the Stimulus Amoris of Richard Rolle)

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: i + 129 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 14.25 × 9.875 in.


2 cols


Pächt and Alexander iii. 734

Fine border

Fine initial


Origin: 14th century, end ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

'Lumley', ie. John Lumley, d. 1609 (?)

Given in 1601 by Thomas Draper, All Souls College (Summary Catalogue I. 81, 124).

Record Sources

Description adapted (March 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973)

Last Substantive Revision

2023-03-27: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)