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

Contents

Collection of fragments including:

1.
Breviary (English, 15th century, middle (fol.93))
Language(s): Latin
3.
Commentary on Peter Lombard, Sententiae (English, 15th century, first quarter (fol. 106))
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Border, initial (mutilated) on fol. 93. (P&A iii. 1008); fine border, initial (mutilated) on fol. 106. (P&A iii. 878)

History

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-

Bibliography