MS. Laud Misc. 259
Summary Catalogue no.: 716*
Ambrose, Commentary on St. Luke's Gospel; Germany (Mainz), 9th century, first quarter or middle
Initials in the ink of the text.
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Provenance and Acquisition
Date and localization after Bischoff (2004), no. 3852.
Perhaps one of the manuscripts which came to Eberbach from Lorsch.
Characteristic Eberbach annotations.
Probably identifiable as b 28 in the Eberbach library catalogue of 1502.
William Laud, 1573-1645, 1638.
Part of his third donation to the Bodleian, 1639.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2019-11-01: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from printed descriptions.