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

MS. Laud Misc. 44

Summary Catalogue no.: 545

Physical Description

Composite: A || fols. 11-49 || C

MS. Laud Misc. 44 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century and 15th century ; German

MS. Laud Misc. 44 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Translation of St. Stephen
Language(s): Latin
2.
Life of St. Gregory
Language(s): Latin
3.
Life of St. Brendan.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Miniatures (rough marginal sketches) added in the 15th (?) century to a MS. of 12th and 15th centuries. (P&A iii. 1309)

History

Origin: 12th century and 15th century ; German

MS. Laud Misc. 44 - Part 3

Contents

Jacobus de Voragine , Legenda aurea (abbreviated)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century and 15th century ; German

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885). Decoration, localization and date [part 2] follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Bibliography

    Published descriptions:

    Daniela Mairhofer, Medieval Manuscripts from the Mainz Charterhouse in the Bodleian Library, Oxford: A Descriptive Catalogue, 2 vols. (Oxford, 2018), pp. 256-268