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MS. Lat. misc. d. 82

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

Contents

Statutes of England and legal treatises
(fol.1)
Magna Carta (1225)

Ends imperf. in section 35 (Bémont)

Language(s): French
(fol.4)
Carta de foresta (1225)
Incipit: ||fors que en lu
(Bémont 6)
Language(s): French
(fol.5)
Provisions of Merton
Language(s): French
(fol.6v)
Statutum de Marleberg
Language(s): French
(fol.9v)
Statutum de scaccario
Language(s): French
(fol.11v)
Districciones eiusdem

ends imperf.

Language(s): French
(fol.12)
Prima statuta Westmonasterii
Language(s): French
(fol.22v)
Statuta Gloucestrie
Language(s): French
(fol.25)
Explanaciones eorundem
Language(s): Latin
(fol.25v)
Statutum Westmonasterii secundum
Language(s): French
(fol.35)
Statuta Wynton'
Language(s): French
(fol.37)
Statutum de religiosis
Language(s): Latin
(fol.37v)
Statutum De quo warranto
Language(s): Latin
(fol.39)
Statutum de bigamis
Language(s): Latin
(fol.40)
Statutum de iusticiariis assignatis
Language(s): French
(fol.41)
Statutum Exonie
Language(s): French
(fol.42)
Articuli super eisdem
Language(s): French
(fol.44)
Statutum de mercatoribus
Language(s): French
(fol.45v)
Statutum de moneta
Language(s): French
(fol.46)
Articuli eiusdem
Language(s): French
(fol.47)
Statutum de militibus
Language(s): Latin
(fol.47v)
Modus faciendi homagii
Language(s): French
(fol.48)
Visus franciplegii
Language(s): French
(fol.48v)
Assisa panis et cervisie

The last clause with the separate title ‘lucrum pistoris’ (cf. Brit. Mus. MS. Royal 9 A VII fol.105v)

Language(s): French
(fol.49v)
Iudicium pillorie et tumberelli
Language(s): French
(fol.50v)
Composicio monete (cf. MS. Royal 9 A.VII, fol.103v)
Language(s): Latin
(fol.50v)
Statutum de anno et die bisextili
Language(s): Latin
(fol.51)
Statutum quo warranto novum
Language(s): French
(fol.51)
Nova statuta monete (20 Ed. I)
Language(s): Latin
(fol.51v)
Provisio Gavelet
Language(s): Latin
(fol.52v)
Statuta armorum
Language(s): French
(fol.53)
Statutum quia emptores terrarum
Language(s): French
(fol.53v)
Statutum de conspiratoribus
Language(s): French
(fol.54)
Breve super eodem
Language(s): Latin
(fol.54)
Extenta manerii
Language(s): Latin
(fol.55)
Dies communes in banco
Language(s): Latin
(fol.56)
Summa que vocatur fet assauer

ed. G. E. Woodbine, Four Thirteenth Century Law Tracts, New Haven, 1910, pp.53–115, beg. imperf.

Language(s): French
(fol.71)
De veteribus placitis corone
Language(s): Latin
(fol.73)
Nova capitula corone
Language(s): Latin
(otherwise Capitula itineris, Statutes I, pp.235–236)
(fol.75v)
Tractatus corone

Extracts from Bracton, Bk. III, ch. 32–3, identical with those in Brit. Mus., MS. Royal 9 A VII fol.118v

Language(s): Latin
(fol.78)
Dampna in duplo
Language(s): Latin
(fol.80v)
Modus componendi brevia

ed. Woodbine op.cit. pp.143–162, ends imperf.:fuerit disseisitus (Woodbine p.159)

Language(s): Latin
(fol.85)
Ordo exceptionum

ed. Woodbine op.cit. pp.163–183, ends imperf.: estoient esposez (Woodbine p.182)

Language(s): French
(fol.90v)
Modus calumpniandi essonia
Incipit: Sic demonstratur quot modis essonia
Language(s): Latin
(cf. MS. Royal 9 A VII fol.200)
(fol.90v)
Iudicium essoniorum

ed. Woodbine op.cit. pp.116–142

Language(s): Latin
(fol.97)
Tractatus quot modis dicitur excepcio
Incipit: Notandum quod excepcio dicitur quatuor modis

Cf. Brit. Mus. Harleian MS. 1208 fol.96v

Language(s): Latin
(fol.97)
Parva Hengham

ed. W. H. Dunham, Cambridge, 1932

Language(s): Latin
(fol.105)
Tractatus de bastardia
Language(s): Latin and French
Incipit: Si bastardus se clamando legitimum heredem
Explicit: ille amoveatur

with notes in French as in MS. Royal 9 A VII fol.170v.

Sewn in to fol.40 is a table of the statutes.

Language(s): Latin and French
(fol.111)
Register of writs

Ends imperf. in the section on Novel Disseisin. The first writ is dated 1st January 21 Ed. I (1293).

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: fere de
Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: 158 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 220 × 165 mm.
Dimensions (written): 175–80 × 105–120 mm.

Collation

1(8) (wants 4), 2(8) (wants 5), 3(8)- 7(8), 8(8) (wants 1), 9(8)–20(8), at least one quire gone at the end, catchwords

Layout

25–27 long lines (2 cols., fol.78–81)

Decoration

Large blue and red initials with red flourishes, borders on fol. 1 and 111.

History

Origin: c. 1300, after 1293 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

'W. Peucerus' (fol. 159v)

Bound with MS. Lat. misc. d. 81 in the 15th cent., offered with it at Sotheby's 16 Dec. 1957, lot 61. Bought

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian Library staff.