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

MS. Bodl. Rolls 26

Summary Catalogue no.: 3115


Magical roll

Written in blood (?). The incantation commences with the names of God, which are followed by verses from St. John i.1–14, and concludes with the Lord's Prayer in Greek, written in Latin characters.

Language(s): Latin and Greek

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: parchment


Origin: 16th century ; English

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.