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MS. Add. A. 100

Summary Catalogue no.: 28962


Vita Sancti Honorati archiepiscopi Arelatensis ( BHL 3976 )
Incipit: Cum dyabolus pronus et sollicitus humagni generis inimicus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: v + 76 fols.
Dimensions (leaf): 220 × 150 mm.
Dimensions (written): 145 × 110 mm.


26 lines


Good initial (rubbed). Written with calligraphic flourishes, by Vincentius Marun at the college of St. Martial, in Avignon. (Pächt and Alexander i. 671)


Origin: 1449 ; French, Avignon

Provenance and Acquisition

Fol. 75v: 'Explicit uita beati honorati scripta per me dompnum Vincencium marum Religiosum studentem in collegio sancti marcialis auinione ob reuerenciam dicti sancti nec non domini burgensis Iacobi pharandis [corrected from pharandii?] auinione sui benefactorum singularissimi Anno domini millesimo cccc.mo xlix et finita et completa in prima ebdomada maij'.

Fol. iv, written over another name: 'f. G. Champeheuryoulx carme d'Orleans docteur et predicateur a Rouen 1599'.

Robert Le Tellyer, 1610, fol. 76.

John Calder, at Lisbon, Apr. 16 1766, who then presented it rev. Gavin Mitchell, minister of Kineller, fol. iii.

Purchased 1869.

Record Sources

Adapted (2017) from A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts; Pächt and Alexander; and the Summary Catalogue (1905).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.