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

MS. Bodl. 897

Summary Catalogue no.: 27888

Contents

1.
Hugo de Folieto, De claustro animae
Language(s): Latin
2.
Numerale (theological dictionary organised by numbers)
Language(s): Latin
3.
William de Montibus, Numerale
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Coloured capitals.

History

Origin: 13th century, second half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Hereford, Herefordshire, Franciscan convent: "ff. 21" (inside front cover, as in N.P.S. 1. 17). "... minorum Her[?]fordie in quo contientur subscripta ..." (first words torn away, inside front cover, s. xiv). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

"Edward Umfreville". "Henry Spelman" (fol. 1r). Given by J. Foliot M.A. Trin. Coll. (MLGB3)

Medieval binding, white leather on boards. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1905).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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