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

MS. Laud Misc. 624

Summary Catalogue no.: 1416

Contents

William de Pagula, Summa summarum (written c. 1320–1323)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 634)

History

Origin: 14th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Rochester, Kent, Cathedral priory of St Andrew: 'Non spe nummorum dedit agnes vna sororum Librum summarum. quo sit possessor earum Filius in vita symon confrater. et ita Te precor o criste quod concordet chorus .i. Roffe iste' (fol. 2r). (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

'Hugh Cressy [?]'. Laudian date 1639. (MLGB3)

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 follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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