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

MSS. Auct. E. inf. 1-2

Summary Catalogue no.: 2426

Summary Catalogue no.: 2427

Contents

Bible,

2 vols.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated and other initials. In three main styles. (P&A iii. 128, pls. XIII-XIV)

History

Origin: 12th century, middle to end (before 1171 (?)) ; English, Winchester

Record Sources

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

Availability

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (65 images from 35mm slides) [MS. Auct. E. inf. 1]
Digital Bodleian (14 images from 35mm slides) [MS. Auct. E. inf. 2]

Bibliography

    A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries (Oxford, 1984), no. 47