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MS. Laud Misc. 497

Summary Catalogue no.: 1584

Physical Description

Composite: two parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Glastonbury, Somerset, Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin (?) : Medieval binding: the binding leaves at the end are from early 14th-cent. farm accounts of Glastonbury abbey in the time of abbot G (= Geoffrey de Fromont, d. 1322) and the cellarer Nicholas Wasoun. (MLGB3: evidence from binding or elements of a binding typical of a particular library, or pastedowns bearing evidence of provenance).

MS. Laud Misc. 497 – Part 1

Contents

1.
John Waleys, Ordinarium
Language(s): Latin
2.
William de Lanicea, Dieta salutis
Language(s): Latin
3.
Regimen animarum (fragment)
Language(s): Latin
4.
Religious texts
Language(s): Latin
5.
Patristic extracts
Language(s): Latin
6.
Exempla
Language(s): Latin and English
7.
Richard Rolle, Emendatio uitae
Language(s): Latin
9.
Alexander Nequam, De nominibus utensilium
Language(s): Latin
10.
Theological treatises and extracts.
Language(s): Latin
11.
Narratives about Saints and miracles.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

MS. Laud Misc. 497 – Part 2

Contents

Robert Grosseteste, Templum dei
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

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).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.