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

MS. Tanner 196

Summary Catalogue no.: 10022


Register of Launceston Priory, Cornwall, including material on the Augustinian Order, constitutions of church councils, and theological texts
Language(s): Latin and Middle English
John Mirk, Instructions for Parish Priests
Language(s): Middle English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 15th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Launceston, Cornwall, Augustinian priory of St Stephen: Evidence of contents: Ang. prov. chapter acts and register of Launceston. (MLGB3: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.).

Thomas Tanner, 1674–1735

Bequeathed by him to the Bodleian in 1735.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (A. Hackman, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars quarta codices viri admodum reverendi Thomæ Tanneri, S.T.P., episcopi Asaphensis, complectens, Quarto Catalogues IV, repr. 1966, with corrections, from the ed. of 1860).


Last Substantive Revision

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