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

MS. Bodl. 833

Summary Catalogue no.: 2539


William of Peterborough, Euphrastica
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Coloured capitals.


Origin: 13th century, first half

Provenance and Acquisition

Ramsey, Huntingdonshire, Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin and St Benedict: 'Liber monasterii de Rames[eia]' (s. xiv at head of fol. 1r). 'Eufrastica inter libros magistri Willelmi de Burgo' (fol. iii recto). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Quire signatures thus 'ii proba', 'v valde', or 'quia dives xiiii', in middle of last verso at foot, the word being the first of the next quire. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).


Last Substantive Revision

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