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

MS. Auct. D. 5. 10

Summary Catalogue no.: 1853

Contents

Bible
(fol. 569)

List of texts for sermons on holy days, Sundays, and special occasions.

(fol. 575v)
Epistle and Gospel list

Temporale, Sarum use. Added. The opening words of the introit precede those of the epistle and gospel. Incipits only.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: ii + 580 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 125 × 83 mm.
Dimensions (written): 96 × 56 mm.

Layout

2 col. of 46 lines

Decoration

Good historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 1318, pl. CXIX)

History

Origin: 13th century, third quarter ; French

Provenance and Acquisition

'Johannes Powell', 16th cent., fol. 1.

Probably acquired between 1613 and 1620.

Record Sources

S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford : Vol. 1: Mass Books (typescript, 1957); Pächt and Alexander (see Bibliography). Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Bibliography

    Otto Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford, III (1973), no. 1318