MS. Laud Misc. 375
Summary Catalogue no.: 821
Theological composite manuscript; Germany, 14th century
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Provenance and Acquisition
The book consists of three German fascicles of varying dates; bound together (including the fragment at the beginning of part A) latest since the 15th century, when the list of contents was inserted at the Mainz Charterhouse (fol. 1r, see below). The book was originally larger, and also appears to have contained the second book of David of Augsburg’s De exterioris et interioris hominis compositione.
William Laud, 1573–1645: his ex libris, 1638, fol. 1v.
Given to the Bodleian as part of his third donation, dispatched on 28 June 1639.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-10-22: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from Mairhofer catalogue.