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

MS. Auct. D. 5. 7

Summary Catalogue no.: 3700


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Notation on staves (see van Dijk 1957).


Pächt and Alexander iii. 441:

Good borders.

Good initials.


Brown stamped leather with royal arms and garter and 'Deus det nobis suam pacem et post mortam [sic] vitam etemam', with brass clasps, English work of the 1st half of the 16th cent. (not unlike Weale's South Kensington Bookbindings, pt. 2 [1898], English Rubbings 171), repaired.


Origin: 13th century, third quarter ; English

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1937). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 5: Fragments - Mass Books (typescript, 1957), p. 84

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.