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

MS. Bodl. 877

Summary Catalogue no.: 3085


Richard Rolle, Commentary on the Psalter (interpolated version)
Language(s): Middle English
2. (fol. 147v)
Richard Rolle, Commentary on the Canticles
Language(s): Middle English
3. (fol. 159)
Richard Rolle, Commentary on the Athanasian Creed (interpolated version)
Language(s): Middle English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: vi + 168 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 11.125 × 8.25 in.


2 cols


Illuminated capitals


Reddish-brown leather with gold ornament, English work of c. 1600.


Origin: 15th century, first half ; England, Midlands

Provenance and Acquisition

Probably acquired by the Library between 1605 and 1611

Record Sources

Description adapted (March 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922)

Last Substantive Revision

2023-03-27: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)