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

MS. Laud Misc. 581

Summary Catalogue no.: 987


William Langland , Piers Plowman ('B' Text)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Penwork border, initial. (P&A iii. 781)


Origin: c. 1400 ; English

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Piers Plowman Electronic Archive (links to images of individual folios are available via the edition)