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

MS. Lyell 2

Contents

Jerome , Letters
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initials in red and green, with some yellow wash, blue is used in addition on fols. 2, 14v, 108v. (P&A iii. 223)

History

Origin: 12th century, late ; 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 by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)

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