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

MS. Auct. E. 1. 1

Summary Catalogue no.: 2767


Lectionary, Use of Sarum,

with fifteenth century additions.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Pächt and Alexander iii. 761:

Good borders.

Good initials.


Origin: c. 1400 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by sir William Burdet of Sonning, in 1608, and recorded in the Benefactor's Register as 'Homiliæ quædam excerptæ ex antiquissimis doctoribus, MS. folio.'

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). 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. 2: Office Books (typescript, 1957), p. 180

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.