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

MS. Rawl. A. 416

Summary Catalogue no.: 11297


Homiliae X ad monachos
Language(s): Latin
Ivo of Chartres, Sermons
Language(s): Latin
John of Cluny, Vita S. Odonis
Language(s): Latin
Odilo of Cluny, Vita S. Maioli
Language(s): Latin
Peter Damian, Vita S. Odilonis
Language(s): Latin
Hugh of Cluny, Vita S. Hugonis
Language(s): Latin
Vita S. Egidii abbatis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Notation on staves (see van Dijk 1957).


Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 143)


Origin: 12th century, middle ; English, Reading

Provenance and Acquisition

Reading, Berkshire, Benedictine abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin: (fol. 218rb) Music for the feast of St James (patron of Reading) identical with that in the Unde malum volume of Reading Augustine (Phillipps 241), v. BQR 8. 86 (1935), p. 53 for owners. (MLGB3: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.).

S. Reynolds. J. Reynolds. Thomas Fytton Longley. Lord Somers. Jos. Jekyll, 100. (MLGB3)

Richard Rawlinson, 1690–1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ...viri munificentissimi Ricardi Rawlinson, J.C.D., codicum...complectens, Quarto Catalogues V, 5 fascicles, 1862–1900). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.