MS. Bodl. 861
Summary Catalogue no.: 2728
Canticles, fol. 46. Fol. 8 is blank, and at that point the commentary on Pss. 8–17 and parts of 7 and 18 is wanting.
Fol. 137v, theological notes.
Two alphabets follow on fol. 142v.
2 cols., 53–76 lines, written space 215–25 × 70 mm.
Added marginal drawings, 15th cent. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1167)
Provenance and Acquisition
Colophons on fols. 1, 23, 46, 47, 49, 102v, 137v, 141, with dates from 1409–1411: for full details see Watson.
‘Liber librarij Wigorniensis inde desumptus martii .22. 1590 et illuc restituendus’. Accepted by MLGB as a pre-Dissolution book from Worcester Cathedral Priory.
Probably acquired between 1605 and 1611
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2019-05-10: Revised to incorporate all information in Watson, SC and Pächt and Alexander.