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

MS. Hatton 42

Summary Catalogue no.: 4117

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 8-142r || fols. 56v, 79 || fols. 142v-188v || fols. 189-204v

MS. Hatton 42 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Simple pen initials. (P&A i. 419)

History

Origin: 9th century, second half ; French, Brittany

MS. Hatton 42 - Part 2

Contents

Collection of Canons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good marginal drawings in pen and with a hard point. Between these on fol. 79 is the inscription 'Wulfrid cild'. (P&A iii. 29)

History

Origin: 10th - 11th century ; English

MS. Hatton 42 - Part 3

Contents

Dionysius Exiguus , Canons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good coloured initials. (P&A i. 417, pl. CIV)

History

Origin: 9th century, middle ; French, North

MS. Hatton 42 - Part 4

Contents

Ansegisus , Capitularies,

book i

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Simple pen initials. (P&A i. 420)

History

Origin: 9th century, second half ; French, Brittany

Additional Information

Record Sources

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

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