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

MS. Laud Misc. 297

Summary Catalogue no.: 1159


Hrabanus Maurus, Commentary on St. Matthew

Preceded by:

Gospel list (St Matthew only)
Rubric: Evangelia secundum Matheum legenda in festivitatibus Sanctorum seu in vigiliis per anni circulum

Divided into sanctorale, common of the saints and temporale (fols. 1v, 2)

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: iii + 160 + iii fol.
Dimensions (leaf): 336 × 240 mm.


Good initials. (P&A iii. 348)


Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English

Record Sources

S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford : Vol. 1: Mass Books (typescript, 1957); updated from Pächt and Alexander (see Bibliography). Previously described in the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885).


    Otto Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford, III (1973), no. 348