MS. Auct. D. 5. 10
Summary Catalogue no.: 1853
A Latin Vulgate Bible, with prefaces, in a minute hand: the New Testament begins on fol. 415. At fol. 524 follow: Interpretations nominum Hebraicorum; (fol. 563) the Eusebian Canons applied to a summary of the Gospels; (fol. 569) a list of texts for sermons on holy days, Sundays, and special occasions. A 15th cent. hand has added on fol. 579 two sets of memorial verses about the books of the Bible (begg. 'Sunt Genes. Ex. Le. Nu.', 'L. Genesis, minus Exo decem'). There is a Latin note about the death of pope Urban vi in 1389 and his successor's election on fol. ii, and other theological notes.
2 col. of 46 lines
Good historiated initials.
Other initials. (P&A iii. 1318, pl. CXIX)
Provenance and Acquisition
'Johannes Powell', 16th cent., fol. 1.
Probably acquired between 1613 and 1620.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-03-19: Description revised to include all information in SC.