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

MS. Selden Supra 48

Summary Catalogue no.: 3436


Raymond of Peñafort, Summa de poenitentia et matrimonio
Incipit: Quoniam ut ait Ieronimus

Astronomical matter is on pp. vi, 436.

An index, imperfect at the end, at p. 418

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: viii + 444 pages
Dimensions (binding): 6.125 × 4.625 in.


Plain red leather on boards, worn, with clasp, English 15th century work


Origin: 13th century, late ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

'Johannes Sterte' (p. 418) seems to have owned this book in the 15th century

John Selden, 1584–1654

Acquired by the Bodleian in 1659

Record Sources

Description adapted (September 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922)

Last Substantive Revision

2023-09-22: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)