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

MS. Bodl. 833

Summary Catalogue no.: 2539

Contents

William of Peterborough, Euphrastica
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Coloured capitals.

History

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).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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