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MS. Lat. th. e. 30

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


Roger Dymmok, Contra duodecim haereses et errores Lollardorum

Ed. H. S. Cronin (Wyclif Soc., 1922) who did not know this MS. Text in Latin incorporating the English text The Twelve Conclusions of the Lollards

Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: gubernare. Et.
Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: vi + 152 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 185 × 125 mm.
Dimensions (written): 140 × 85 mm.


1(12)–3(12), 4(14), 5(12)–11(12), 12(13), 13(14)


33 long lines


Good border. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 778)

Illuminated initial and border (fol.1), in blue, gold and rose.

Accompanying Material

The flyleaves are parts of two sermons, 15th cent. (fol. iii verso) and fragments of three Dominican letters of fraternity, one issued by the provincial, 1362, one from the vicar general Northampton, 1371 and the third probably of the same year, and a setting of the Gloria, c.1500. (fol.150, V, VI, 151).


Origin: c. 1400 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

'Liber magistri ⟨Iohannis⟩ Arnold ex emptione anno Christi 1439' (fol.150v, cf.fol.149v)

Nathaniel Cholmley (bookplate) (d. 1827)

Bought, 1949.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian library staff

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (6 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.