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

MS. Bodl. 832

Summary Catalogue no.: 2538

Contents

1.
Thomas Sampson , Modus dictandi
Language(s): Latin
2.
John Leland , Distinctiones rhetoricae
Language(s): Latin
3.
Treatises on metre and versification
Language(s): Latin
4.
Bede , De arte metrica
Language(s): Latin
5.
Servius , De centum metris
Language(s): Latin
6.
Theological notes
Language(s): Latin
7.
Treatises on manners and nurture
Language(s): English and Latin
8.
Astrological treatise
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Miniatures (marginal drawings by the scribe), initials. (P&A iii. 1073)

Marginal shaded drawings of human figures and heads.

History

Origin: before 1470, with additions of 1471-1472 ; English

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).