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

MS. Gough Liturg. 3

Summary Catalogue no.: 18344


Book of Hours, Use of Sarum
Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


In Flemish style: good miniatures, borders, initials, with an historiated initial in a different style. The border and initials of the text-pages combine Flemish and English style. (Pächt and Alexander i. 354, pl. XXVIII, and iii. 1116, pl. CIV)


Origin: c. 1470–1480 ; English (made in England but partially in Flemish style)

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (4 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 179

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.