MS. Laud Lat. 42
Summary Catalogue no.: 1233
Luke, glossed; France, c. 1200
This description is abbreviated from Daniela Mairhofer, Medieval Manuscripts from Würzburg in the Bodleian Library, Oxford: A Descriptive Catalogue (Oxford, 2014), pp. 191-6. For purposes of scholarly citation, reference to the printed catalogue is requested.
Prologue with sparse interlinear gloss.
Luke with marginal and interlinear gloss.
Fol. 117r blank.
Ruled in lead point.
Fols. 1r-1v: 1 col. of 39 lines, ruled space 182 × 141/2 mm.
Fols. 2r-116v: 3 shifting cols., 40 lines, ruled space c. 180-6 × 149-55 mm.
Fols. 117va-118ra: 2 cols., 25-26 lines, ruled space c. 177-82 × 160 mm.
Protogothic, verging on textualis, one hand (except fols. 117va-118ra).
Fine initials on fols. 2r, 2v. (P&A i. 502)
Blue or red initials with foliate decoration in the opposite colour.
Running heads in red and blue.
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)