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

MS. Lat. th. b. 2

Summary Catalogue no.: 30588 + later additions

Guardbook of fragments.

History

Provenance and Acquisition

From bindings of printed books and MSS.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian library staff. Partly described in the Summary Catalogue.

Bibliography

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 1

Contents

(fol.2)
Augustine, De Trinitate,

prologue and capitula

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Decoration

Light blue initial and first line.

History

Origin: 11th cent. ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Thomas Wyld’, 16th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 2

Contents

(fol.3)
Homily on the Magnificat
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 38 lines

History

Origin: 12th cent. ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

From MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 151.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 3

Contents

(fol.4)
Sermon
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one strip

History

Origin: first half of the 12th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 4

Contents

(fol.5)
Sermon
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf. The leaf should be reversed.

Layout

31 lines

History

Origin: 12th–13th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 5

Contents

(fol.6)
Gregory the Great, Dialogues,

bk.III.19–22, P.L. 77 col. 269–73; (fol.7) bk.III. 14, col.244; (fol.8) bk.II, P.L. 66 col. 136–41.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: two leaves and a fragment

Layout

31 long lines

History

Origin: 13th cent. ; probably German

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 6

Contents

(fol.9)
Commentary on Numbers (ch. 16)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: second half of 12th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 7

Contents

(fol.10)
Legendary

End of St.Patroclus (B.H.L. 6520), Acta Sanct. Jan. II. 343, and beginning of St. Vincent (B.H.L. 8628) Acta Sanct. Jan. II 394.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: first half of 13th cent. ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

fol.10v marked for ‘Lectio. I’

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 8

Contents

(fol.11)
Patristic work
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

History

Origin: 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 9

Contents

(fol.12)
Peter Lombard, Sentences

I dist.26. The leaf should be reversed.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 42 lines

History

Origin: early 13th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 10

Contents

(fol.13)
Augustine, ep. 166 to St.Jerome,

v.12 – vii.18, (C.S.E.L. 44, pp.563–7).

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: 12th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 11

Contents

(fol.14)
Augustine, Enarrationes in Psalmos

Ps.126. For other leaves of this MS. see N. R. Ker, Pastedowns in Oxford bindings, p. 140, no. 1534.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: early 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 12

Contents

(fol.15)
Ps.Clement, Recognitiones,

vi.13, P.G. 1 col.1354–5.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 30 lines

History

Origin: 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 13

Contents

(fol.16)
Sermon (?)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

History

Origin: 12th–13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 14

Contents

(fol.17)
Commentary on Matthew (ch. 8)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 15

Contents

(fol.18)
Sermon notes
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

History

Origin: 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 16

Contents

(fol.19)
Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

30 long lines

History

Origin: first half of 13th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 17

Contents

(fol.20)
Interpretationes nominum Hebraicorum

Ezrel - Gabathon and Gosen - Hismahel

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: two leaves

Layout

3 cols.

History

Origin: 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 18

Contents

(fol.22)
Sermons
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

36 long lines

History

Origin: 13th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 19

Contents

(fol.23)
Collectiones (?)

A leaf perhaps from a volume of collectiones: the recto contains meditations, the verso Isidore Synon. I 55–7.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: late 13th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 20

Contents

(fol.24)
Commentary on Peter Lombard, Sentences (bk. III; cols. numbered and lines numbered by fives, in a large hand)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: 2 leaves

Layout

2 cols., 30 lines

History

Origin: late 13th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 21

Contents

(fol.26)
Jacobus de Voragine, Legenda Aurea

St. Ignatius - Purification, ed. Graesse pp.157–160.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 43 lines

History

Origin: first half of the 14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 22

Contents

(fol.27)
Treatise on vices (section on anger)
Incipit: Ira est ut ait Augustinus ulciscendi libido
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

History

Origin: 14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 23

Contents

(fol.28)
W. Lyndwood, Provinciale

V. tit 14 end - tit.15 beg., pp.448–454 in the 1664 Oxford ed.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a bifolium

History

Origin: 15th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 24

Contents

(fol.29)
Jacobus de Voragine, Legenda Aurea

St. Peter, ed. Graesse pp.376 and 379.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: 13th–14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 25

Contents

(fol.30)
Commentary on St. Matthew (chs. 21 and 22)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: 2 leaves

Layout

37–9 long lines

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 26

Contents

(fol.32)
Sermons
Incipit: Ecce mulier chananea … Hec mulier chananea potest significare animam per penitentiam commutatam
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

41 long lines

History

Origin: 15th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 27

Contents

(fol.33)
Gesta Romanorum (?)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: two strips

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 28

Contents

(fol.35)
Commentary on Matthew (19.9)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: 14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 29

Contents

(fol.36)
Forms of excommunication

Incl. the Bull of Boniface VIII against the poor men of Lyons.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

38 long lines

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 30

Contents

(fol.37)
Patristic text

Work similar to the Vitae Patrum.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

History

Origin: 14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 31

Contents

(fol.38)
Scholastic work
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 32

Contents

(fol.39)
Subject index to the works of the two Senecas,

in no apparent order

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: parts of two leaves

History

Origin: 15th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 33

Contents

(fol.41)
Work on monastic discipline
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

20 long lines

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 34

Contents

(fol. 42)
Ps. Augustine, Soliloquium,

ch.XII–XIV (in this MS.XI–XIII), P.L. 40 col.873–875.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: leaf
Foliation: Numbered in red CCLIII.

History

Origin: 14th cent.

Provenance and Acquisition

From the same MS. as the following item, a sister MS. of MS. Add. C. 12 (S.C. 24755).

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 35

Contents

(fol.42)
Work on pride,

ch.i–iii, xxx–xxxv.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium
Foliation: Numbered in red CLVII and CLXVIIII.

Layout

2 cols., 44 lines

History

Origin: 14th cent.

Provenance and Acquisition

From the same MS. as the preceding item, a sister MS. of MS. Add. C. 12 (S.C. 24755).

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 36

Contents

(fol.44)
Gulielmus Durandus, Rationale

I.10 De dedic. ecclesiae.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 43 lines

History

Origin: 14th–15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 37

Contents

(fol.45)
Ranulph Higden, Polychronicon,

ed. Babington, Rolls Series I, pp.198–222 and 308–332.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

2 cols., 51 lines

History

Origin: 15th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 38

Contents

(fol.47)
Manual for priests
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

2 cols., 42 lines

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 39

Contents

(fol.48)
Albertano of Brescia, Liber consolationis et consilii (end)
Language(s): Latin
(fol.48)
Albertano of Brescia, De amore et dilectione Dei (beginning)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: one leaf

Layout

2 cols., 37 lines

Decoration

Good border, initial. (P&A iii. 748)

Illuminated initial in blue, rose and scarlet on a gold ground with partial border.

History

Origin: 15th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 40

Contents

(fol.50)
Gregory the Great, Regula Pastoralis

III.26–28 and 32–34, P.L. 77 col.101–5 and 114–8.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: two leaves

Layout

2 cols., 61 lines

History

Origin: 14th cent. ; German

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 41

Contents

(fol.53)
Bede, Homilies

II.1 and 4, P.L. 94 col.133–5 and 149–151.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: bifolium

Layout

2 cols., 37 lines

History

Origin: 15th cent. ; French

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 42

Contents

(fol.55)
Commentary on Isaiah,

ch.59–64

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: two leaves

Layout

2 cols., 39 lines

History

Origin: 12th cent. ; English

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 43

Contents

(fol.57)
Patristic work
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: strip of a leaf

Layout

37 lines

History

Origin: 11th–12th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 44

Contents

(fol.58)
Scholastic work
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols.

History

Origin: 14th cent.

MS. Lat. th. b. 2 - Part 45

Contents

(fol.59)
Augustine, Enarrationes in Psalmos

Ps. 50, P.L. 36 col. 594–5. See N. R. Ker, op.cit., p.108, no.1159.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: fragment
Support: parchment
Extent: part of a leaf

Layout

2 cols., 38 ? lines

History

Origin: 12th cent.