MS. Lat. th. d. 35
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Homiliary; English, late 12th cent.
By Guillelmus de Merula (nos. 2–19 in Schneyer, Rep. II, pp.494–6) with others interspersed.
A large collection of sermons arranged roughly according to the church year, including sermons by Bernard of Clairvaux , Ivo of Chartres , Geoffrey Babion , Hildebert of Lavardin , Gébouin of Troyes , Petrus Comestor , Hugh of St. Victor and ‘ Odo canonicus ’, also a group by Caesarius of Arles (fol.213–21v) and another group found in Carolingian homiliaries including a homily by Haymo of Auxerre (fol.187v–91v, 192v–5v)
Ep. VIII and XXIII.
Added by a hand different from the main scribe, in spaces originally left blank.
Good initials. (P&A iii. 233)
Provenance and Acquisition
Ex libris of Pipewell Abbey, 15th century: 'Pipwell' (original front pastedown). Annotations by a 16th cent. hand, probably pre-Reformation, which also annotated MS. Rawl. A. 388, from Pipewell.
George Brudenell, Deene Park, Northamptonshire
Sotheby's 10 July 1967, lot 46; bought.