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

MS. Auct. D. 1. 3

Summary Catalogue no.: 2532


Language(s): Latin

Gospel of Matthew with gloss

The prologue to Matthew is imperfect, a leaf being lost at the beginning. The text begins: '& heretice prauitatis error'

2. (fol. 94)
Gospel of Mark with gloss

The last few words of Mark are wanting

Surrounded (apparently) by the Glossa Ordinaria and the Glossa Interlinearis (of Anselmus Laudunensis), both in smaller writing

Cf. MS. Auct. D. 1. 4 and MS. Auct. D. 2. 20

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: iii + 139 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 12.5 × 9 in.




One illuminated capital

Several coloured capitals

A sketch of the statue of a queen under a canopy is on fol. 59v; cf. fol. 136


Origin: 13th century, early

Provenance and Acquisition

'Thomas Cardifi' ('Cardife', fol. 2), 16th century

A number of other Bodleian manuscripts are connected to Thomas Cardiff

This manuscript does not occur in any Bodleian list or catalogue until c. 1655

Record Sources

Description adapted (March 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922)

Last Substantive Revision

2023-03-17: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)