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

MS. Bodl. 848

Summary Catalogue no.: 2601

Physical Description

Composite: three parts

Decoration

Illuminated capitals.

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Reading, Berkshire, Benedictine abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin: 'Hic est liber sancte Marie de rading' ex dono fratris W. de Wint'. Quem qui celauerit uel alienauerit uel fraudem de eo fecerit. anathema sit.' (s. xiii ex., on flyleaf, now pasted to fol. i). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

MS. Bodl. 848 – Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, early ; English

MS. Bodl. 848 – Part 2

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, early ; English

MS. Bodl. 848 – Part 3

Contents

1.
Index of subjects to fols. 1–162
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, early ; English

Additional Information

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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