MS. Douce 368
Summary Catalogue no.: 21943
Fine historiated and other initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 104, pl. X)
Bound for Thomas Rawlinson.
Provenance and Acquisition
Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, Benedictine abbey of St Kenelm: "In hoc volumine continetur liber uenerabilis bede presbiteri in libro ecclesiastice historie gentis anglorum quod quidem volumen pertinet ad monasterium Winchelcombense" (s. xv); inscription on a label now pasted to fol. ii verso but formerly fastened by 12 nails to one of the covers of the old binding (present binding of s. xviii). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).
Thomas Rawlinson (sale cat. 1721, no. 399, bought by "West" for £4). Philip Carterel Webb. G. Brander sale. (MLGB3)
Cf. Plummer, Baedae Op. Hist., 1. cxv. (MLGB3)
Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834
Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.