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

MS. Lyell 1

Contents

Gospel of St. John, glossed
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initials in green, red, and blue on fols. 2 and 4. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 127)

History

Origin: 12th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

James P. R. Lyell, 1871–1948

Chosen as one of the hundred manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian by Lyell in 1948.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2018-06-15: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.