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

MS. Arch. Selden. B. 16

Summary Catalogue no.: 3362


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials. Fols. 1r-73r col. I line 14 and 135r-222v written by William of Malmesbury in 1129. (P&A iii. 93)


Origin: 1129 ; English, Malmesbury

Provenance and Acquisition

John Selden, 1584–1654

Acquired by the Bodleian in 1659

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (13 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-31: Toby Burrows/Mapping Manuscript MigrationsProvenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/mapping-manuscript-migrations/oxford-tei-updates/blob/master/update_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.