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MS. Lat. th. e. 22

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

Sermon collection; German, 1392

Contents

Sermon collection
Rubric: Sermones quadragesimales (front cover)
Incipit: Tu autem cum ieiunas unge caput tuum Mt vi. In hoc ieiunii capite necessarium nobis est ut taliter ieiunemus
Explicit: exaudita est oratio tua
Colophon: Expliciunt sermones oangeliorum completi [ ] anno domini mocccoxciio in die invencienis sancte crucis (fol. 122v)

Colophon followed by two further sermons:

Rubric: in die parascheve et de sancta cruce
Incipit: Baiolans sibi crucem exivit … hodic mater ecclesia universis filiis suis
Incipit: Item preter illa que dicta sunt notanda alia quattuor bona
Language(s): Latin
(fol. 126)

Subject index to the preceding item.

(fol.127v)
Sermon
Incipit: Arguet mundum de iudicio … terribilis quidem est expectacio iudicii
Language(s): Latin
(fol.128v)
Sermon
Incipit: Humiliamini sub potenti … hominem remanentem quatuor habere oportet
Language(s): Latin
(fol.130v)
Treatise on the Gospels and Epistles
Rubric: (list of contents) Declaraciones breves de concordancia epistolarum et ewangeliorum dominicalium
Incipit: Introitus collecta leccio et ewangelium concordant quia peccator
Explicit: ita monet apostolus ut cum ipso resurgamus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: proximum pertinencia
Form: codex
Support: Paper, parchment; watermarks steer's heads (three varieties) cf. Briquet 14448, 14675, 14912, circle and lines cf. Briquet 2948.
Extent: 134 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 210 × 145 mm.
Dimensions (written): 155-160 × 90-100 mm.
Foliation: numbered i–lxi, lii–cxv on the recto and 1–61, 52–115 on the verso sides

Collation

1(12)–11(12)

Layout

29-32 long lines

Decoration

Plain red initials.

Binding

Contemporary red sheepskin binding over boards.

Accompanying Material

The paste down on the inside front cover and folios 133 and 134 consist of leaves of a 13th cent. MS. containing (fol.133, 133v) part of the ‘Exhortatio ad presbyteros’ ascribed to pope Eutychianus (P.L. 5, col.163–167B, ‘propter quosdam infideles’), part of the Corrector of Burchard of Worms (fol.133v) (P.L. 140, col.950C ‘sacerdos irroget penitentem’- col.951C ‘si fecisti’), and (fol.134) (P.L.col.981A ‘leguminibus siccis’ - 983D ‘pater noster decantet’) and (pastedown and fol.134v) unidentified penitential pieces. The section on fol.134v beg: ‘Is qui penitenciam’ is causa xxvi Quaestio VI, ch. 8 of Gratian 's Decretum.

History

Origin: 1392 ; German, Erfurt (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

'Iste liber est cartusien. prope Erfford ', 15th cent. (fol. 1)

Perhaps in the Salvatorberg charterhouse catalogue, 15th century (as 0 38 or 39) (P. Lehmann, Mittelalt. Bibliothekakataloge Deutschlands II, 496)

Bought 1935.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian Library staff