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

MS. Douce 89

Summary Catalogue no.: 21663


Theological treatises and extracts
Language(s): Latin
Language(s): Latin
Ps.-Bede, De septem mirabilibus Romae
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 13th century, early

Provenance and Acquisition

Canterbury, Kent, Benedictine abbey of St Augustine (originally of St Peter and St Paul): "D. VIII. G. V. Liber fratris I. Pistoris" (with list of contents, fol. iv verso, s. xiii in.). "Collecciones I. pistoris cum. b." (fol. iv verso, s. xiv in.) (MLGB3: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)).

Francis Douce, 1757–1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897).


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.