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MS. Bodl. 808

Summary Catalogue no.: 2667


Jerome, works
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 459)


Plain white sheepskin (about 1602) over older sewing and boards.


Origin: c. 1100 ; French, Normandy

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Not recorded among the donations of the Dean and Chapter in 1602. It was certainly acquired not later than that year.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).


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Microfilm available in the open shelf collections in the Weston Library (R. Films 101)


Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.