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

MS. Ashmole 1285

Summary Catalogue no.: 7750

Summary Catalogue no.: 7751

Summary Catalogue no.: 8221

Physical Description

Composite: fourteen parts, together by c. 1300

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 2

Contents

Theological extracts
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 3

Contents

Liber hymnorum
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 4

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 5

Contents

1.
Arithmetical texts
Language(s): Latin
2.
Texts on calendar
Language(s): Latin
3.
Alexander de Villa Dei , Massa compoti
Language(s): Latin
4.
Johannes de Sacro Bosco , De sphaera
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 6

Contents

Johannes de Sacro Bosco , Compotus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 7

Contents

1.
Galen , Tegni
Language(s): Latin
2.
Theophilus , Liber urinarum
Language(s): Latin
3.
Giles of Corbeil , De urinis
Language(s): Latin
4.
Medical treatise
Language(s): Latin
5.
Hippocrates , Aphorismata
Language(s): Latin
6.
Hippocrates , Prognostica
Language(s): Latin
7.
Philaretus , Liber pulsuum
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initial, fleuronnée initials, 13th century, beginning, fols. 118-184. (P&A iii. 390)

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 8

Contents

Monastic rule
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 9

Contents

1.
Treatise against Cistercians
Language(s): Latin
2.
Song with music
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initials, 12th century, second half

History

Origin: 12th century, second half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 10

Contents

2.
Sermons
Language(s): Latin
3.
Decretalia
Language(s): Latin
4.
Theological treatise
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 11

Contents

1.
Sermons
Language(s): Latin
2.
Grammatical notes
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 12

Contents

Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 13

Contents

Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1285 - Part 14

Contents

Sermons on Prophets
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, second half - 13th century, first half ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. H. Black, A descriptive, analytical, and critical catalogue of the manuscripts bequeathed unto the University of Oxford by Elias Ashmole Esq...., Quarto Catalogues X, 1845) and supplementary sources.

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