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

MS. Bodl. 924

Summary Catalogue no.: 3021


John Wyclif, De veritate sacrae scripturae
Explicit: quam si Deus voluerit propono diffusius pertractare

Some folios are missing at the beginning, and the book begins in Chapter 4 (out of 32) 'etiam ad literam facta'

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: x + 628 pages
Dimensions (binding): 10 × 7 in.


Imperfect, worm-eaten at beginning and end


The hand changes at pp. 361, 374 and 529

Additions: There are some notes in the margins


Origin: c. 1400 ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

Southwark, Surrey, Augustinian priory of St Mary Overy: 'Liber beate Marie Overey ex dono magistri Lichefelde' [unidentified] (p. 621), s. xv (MLGB3)

'THo Allen dono dedit 1601'

Record Sources

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


Last Substantive Revision

2023-08-07: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)