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

MS. Wood empt. 24

Summary Catalogue no.: 8612

Contents

1.
Augustine, De quantitate animae
Language(s): Latin
2.
Ambrose, De bono mortis
Language(s): Latin
3.
Ambrose
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Binding

White vellum on boards, 17th-cent. work.

History

Origin: 12th century, late ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Durham, Benedictine cathedral priory of St Cuthbert: Letter mark "K" (fol. 1r). "Poklyngton" (fol. ii recto), s. xiv ex.; = ? William Poklyngton, monk of Durham (cf. Catt. Vett., pp. 39, 90 (or 40?), 212). "liber dompni Iohannis [...] ex collacione domini Willelmi de Strygate capellani". (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Anthony Wood. (MLGB3)

Stylus ruling fols. 1--38. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.