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

MS. Laud Misc. 667

Summary Catalogue no.: 1354


Ordinal, Use of Sarum.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 15th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Brecon, Brecknockshire, Benedictine priory of St John the Evangelist: 'Dedicata fuit ecclesia sancti Iohannis euang' Brechonie in festo sancti Aldelmi' (in kalendar in red at 22 May in main hand); 'Sancte Nonite matris Dauid' (in black at 3 March in main hand). 'Iste liber constat domino Thome Paynot de brechonia' (fol. 85r, s. xvi. 'Thome' over an erasure of another hand; last two words and 'dno' erased but legible by u-v light). (MLGB3: evidence from liturgical detail and an inscription of ownership).

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).


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    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 3: Rituals and Directories (typescript, 1957), p. 229

Last Substantive Revision

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