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

MS. Ashmole 790

Summary Catalogue no.: 7429


John of Glastonbury , Historia monasterii Glastoniensis (with continuation to 1493 and index)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initial. Index written by Thomas Wason, monk of Glastonbury, prior in 1493, fol. 202. (P&A iii. 1078)


Origin: 1493 or later ; English

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from 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). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.