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

MS. Add. A. 109

Summary Catalogue no.: 30165

Contents

Harmony of the Gospels

Fols. 34-54 fragmentary.

Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: i + 70 fols.
Dimensions (leaf): 285 × 215 mm.

Layout

2 columns, 202 × 55-65 mm. , 30-40 lines.

Decoration

Coloured initials, rubrics.

Binding

Red (?) whittawed leather over boards (s. xv ex?), rebacked.

Accompanying Material

Fol. iii is a leaf and a half from a 12th century Latin antiphonal on parchment.

History

Origin: 1388 ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Fol. 1.: 'In nomine domini nostri Iesu christi millesimo cccolxxxviijo die 8. Julij conpletus per me petrum de Florentia indictione X.' (forming a heading at the beginning of the list of chapters, but the text carries on without a break and script and decoration are the same).

Perhaps acquired about 1870.

Record Sources

Adapted (2017) from A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts, and from the Summary Catalogue (1905).

Bibliography

    A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries (Oxford, 1984), no. 5