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

MS. Rawl. B. 192

Summary Catalogue no.: 11552

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century or 14th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Rufford, Nottinghamshire, Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin: 'Liber Sancte Marie fratris [...] Monachi de Rufforth' (s. xiii–xiv), at the head of the text (fol. 1r), in red. (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Lord Somers. Sir J. Jekyll. (MLGB3)

The name has been read as Tufforth (?), but the R, though rubbed, seems certain. (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).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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