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

MS. Bodl. 771

Summary Catalogue no.: 2553


Clement of Llanthony, Vnum ex quatuor (English translation, 'Oon of Foure')
Language(s): Middle English
Biblical extracts
Language(s): Middle English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 14th century, late (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Franciscan convent (?) : 'couintre. conventus. fratrum. minorum Solopie. omnium benefactorum suorum ...' (fol. iii recto), s. xv. (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

'Thome Cardifi' (fol. 1r), ? s. xvi. (MLGB3)

The MS. is on parchment, not paper as S.C. says. Various names on fol. ii verso, noted in S.C. Note Frater Thomas Rydwar. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).


Last Substantive Revision

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