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

MS. Fairfax 12

Summary Catalogue no.: 3892


Bede, Historia ecclesiastica
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initials in two styles. Good initials. (P&A iii. 73, pl. VIII)


Origin: 12th century, beginning ; English, North (?)

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.