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

MS. Lat. misc. b. 17

Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession): no detailed description available

Fragments, 11th century - 17th century


Collection of fragments including:

Breviary (English, 15th century, middle (fol.93))
Language(s): Latin
Commentary on Peter Lombard, Sententiae (English, 15th century, first quarter (fol. 106))
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Mutilated. Pächt and Alexander iii. 878, iii. 1008:

Border, fol. 93.

Initial fol. 93.

Fine border, fol. 106.

Fine initial, fol. 106.


Origin: 11th century - 17th century ; English; French; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Removed from bindings at Lanhydrock, whose library was formed by Hannibal Gammon in the early 17th cent., probably in Oxford

Formerly Lanhydrock B.12.26 (as such in Ker)

Rt. Hon. Viscount Clifden , Sotheby's 10 June 1963, lot 132.

Record Sources

Peter Kidd Checklist of Western Medieval Manuscripts Acquired 1916-


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.