MS. Laud Misc. 396
Summary Catalogue no.: 1173
Ps.-Augustine, Sermons; German, 15th century, beginning
Twenty numbered sermons: 1-4, 6-18, 26, 21, 22 in PL. Fol. 1r-v blank except for ex libris, fol. 1v.
Formerly one volume with MS. Laud Misc. 353.
Flourished initial, fol. 2r, incorporating a hybrid figure in the margin.
Blue initials flourished in red; red initials flourished in violet.
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Provenance and Acquisition
Identifiable as 'Erb. Ma. K 2' in the "Rheinischen Gesamtkatalog" from the 1470s (now Basel, Öffentliche Bibliothek der Universität, cod. F VI 53, pp. 1-28, on p. 12).
Eberbach ex libris: Liber Sancte Marie virginis in Ebirbach (fol. 1v)
Identifiable as Z 12 (first part) in the Eberbach library catalogue of 1502.
William Laud, 1573-1645, 1638.
Part of his third donation to the Bodleian, 1639.
Last Substantive Revision
2019-12-04: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from printed descriptions.