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

MS. Bodl. Rolls 11

Summary Catalogue no.: 2988


Treatise on versification
Incipit: Littera vocalis est quod per se ipsam

Partly in tabular form

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: parchment
Extent: A roll of three membranes (one modern)
Dimensions (roll): 84 × 10.5 in.


Written on both sides


In a cloth box 1.75 in. square × 12.5 in.


Origin: 14th century, late ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

Probably acquired c. 1630

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)