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

MS. Auct. D. 2. 6

Summary Catalogue no.: 3636

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-8 || fols. 9-155 || fols. 156-200

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 19-30. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (40 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

MS. Auct. D. 2. 6 - Part 1

Contents

Calendar
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated initials and medallions. (P&A iii. 117, pl. XI)

History

Origin: 1139 × 1158 ; English, St. Albans (?)

MS. Auct. D. 2. 6 - Part 2

Contents

Psalter
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 169, pl. XVIII)

History

Origin: 12th century, middle or third quarter ; English, Winchester, Cathedral Priory (the Old Minster) (?)

MS. Auct. D. 2. 6 - Part 3

Contents

Anselm of Canterbury , Prayers and meditations ('The Littlemore Anselm')
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures and historiated initials. (P&A iii. 154, pl. XVI)

History

Origin: 12th century, middle ; English, Dorchester, Oxon. (?)