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

MS. Hatton 20

Summary Catalogue no.: 4113

Contents

Gregory the Great , Pastoral Care

West Saxon version attributed to King Alfred.

Language(s): Old English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initials. Later rough sketch, fol. IIv. (P&A iii. 18, pl. I)

History

Origin: c. 890-7 ; English

Record Sources

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

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (7 images from 35mm slides)

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