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

MS. Lat. misc. d. 95 (R)

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

Treatises on estate accounting, with model letters, etc.

Contents

Language(s): Latin

1. (m. 1r-2r)
Treatise on drawing up a manorial account (contents summarized in BLR 13 (1990), 324)
Incipit: In principio compoti inquirendum est quid sit materia deinde quid sit compotorium
Language(s): Latin
3.
Model manorial account, dated 1276-7
Language(s): Latin
4.
Model will, dated 1274
Language(s): Latin
5. (m. 3r)
Collection of model letters (contents summarized in BLR 13 (1990), 325)
Language(s): Latin
6. (m. 4r-6r)
Model manorial account, dated 1273-4
Language(s): Latin
7. (m. 1v)
Collection of model letters (continued from item 5)
Language(s): Latin
8.
Rules for drawing up a view of account (contents summarized in BLR 13 (1990), 325-6)
Language(s): Latin
10. (m. 2v)
Grange and stock accounts, dated 1283-4
Language(s): Latin
11.
Will of lady 'Joan le Weel', dated 1296
Language(s): Latin
13.
Model will, dated 1296
Language(s): Latin
14. (m. 3v-6v)
Model reeve's account, dated 1297-8
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: parchment
Extent: 6 membranes with remnant of one other

Decoration

Flourished initials and line-fillers.

History

Origin: 13th century, late - 14th century, early (after 1297/1298) ; English, Oxford (?)

Record Sources

Description largely adapted from R. Evans and R. Faith, 'Notable accessions. Western manuscripts: a formulary of about 1300', Bodleian Library Record, 13 no. 4 (1990), 324-8.

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.