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

MS. Laud Lat. 86

Summary Catalogue no.: 654


Song of Songs

bound up with theological, scientific, rhethorical, poetical and historical texts written at various dates, 12th century, including Anselm , Marbod of Rennes , Bernard Silvestris , Martin of Braga , Hildebert of Lavardin .

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initial (fols. 1-10). (P&A iii. 125)


Origin: 12th century, first half and 12th century ; 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.