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

MS. Lyell 8


Sermons (interspersed with other theological works, probably collected by fr./dom. Gilbertus Scot)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials in brown flourished in red, red in blue, or blue in red.


Origin: 13th century, first half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Given by Gilbert Scot to Fountains Abbey

James P. R. Lyell, 1871–1948

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

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.