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

MS. Lat. liturg. f. 9

Summary Catalogue no.: 31537

Physical Description

fols. 1–78 and 123–143 || fols. 79–122

MS. Lat. liturg. f. 9 – Part 1

Contents

Private prayers.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, historiated initial, fol. 60, and other initials. Initial in English style, fol. 79. (Pächt and Alexander i. 659)

History

Origin: 1406–1428 (c. 1421 (?)) ; French, French Flanders (?)

MS. Lat. liturg. f. 9 – Part 2

Contents

Private prayers.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, initials. Imitating French ornament, compared with the rest of the MS. Tables of eclipses, 1405–1425. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 870)

History

Origin: 15th century, beginning (c. 1421 (?)) ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1924). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 3: Rituals and Directories (typescript, 1957), p. 187

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.