MS. Lat. misc. f. 37
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Second volume, I - Z
Followed (fol.329) by a short note by the compiler on the citation in the margins of authors used, and (fol.329v) a list of these. Leiden, University Library MS. Voss. lat. fol.81 contains a complete text with preface stating that the work was compiled at the Cistercian abbey of Merevale. Another MS. was A.66 in the Syon catalogue (ed. M. Bateson p.8). Cf. also Bale, Index Brit. Scriptorum, ed. Poole p.458.
23 long lines
Fine borders, initials. (P&A iii. 695)
Illuminated initials at the beginnings of sections, the rest flourished in blue, gold, and purple
early 17th cent. binding, reversed calf.
Provenance and Acquisition
'Memorandum quod Johannes Baldwyn' vicarius de Ardeleigh' contulit hunc librum Fratri Matheo Shypman' ordinis Minorum conuentus Colcestr' Anno Domini Millesimo quingentesimo decimo script(um) manu propria dicti vicarij' (fol. 3r)
Rev. H. K. Creed (front inside cover)
Bought from E. P. Goldschmidt Ltd., 1942, with the help of a contribution from N. R. Ker.