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

MS. Bodl. 829

Summary Catalogue no.: 2720


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Origin: 15th century, early ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: "Cathenetur iuxta Holkotte super Sapientiam Salamonis [MS. Bodl. 279]. Hunc librum dederunt ... Executores testamenti ... Edmundi Lacy nuper Exoniensis episcopi ... cathenandum in magna libraria eiusdem Ecclesie ..." [Lacy d. 1455]. (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Presented by the dean and chapter of Exeter in 1602.

Last Substantive Revision

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