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

MS. e Mus. 36

Summary Catalogue no.: 3575


Bede, Commentary on the Pentateuch
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historical and other initials. (P├Ącht and Alexander iii. 137)


Origin: 12th century, middle ; English, Bury St. Edmunds

Provenance and Acquisition

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Benedictine abbey of St Edmund, King and Martyr: 'Liber monachorum sancti Edmundi'. 'B.280'. (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

John Parry, 1653--4. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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


Last Substantive Revision

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