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

MS. Tanner 221

Summary Catalogue no.: 10047


Collection of letters patent, ordinances, charters, deeds, and accounts of the guild of Jesus in the Crowds, in St. Paul's church, London, 1459–1536 and n.d.

Records of the Jesus Guild in St Paul's Cathedral, c.1450-1550 : An Edition of Oxford, Bodleian MS Tanner 221, and Associated Material. Elizabeth A. New ed. London Record Society volume 56 (Woodbridge, 2022) xvi, 311pp.

Language(s): Latin, Middle English, English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper


Origin: 15th century and 16th century, first half ; English, London

Provenance and Acquisition

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

2018-08-15: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.