Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Checklist of medieval manuscripts acquired since 1916:
MSS. Lat. th.



(For MSS. Lat. th. acquired before 1916 see the Summary Catalogue.)




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MS. Lat. th. a. 1

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook, containing a leaf of a Passionale and a leaf of a Gospel

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

 

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 2

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook of miscellaneous fragments, recovered from bindings

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England, Italy, Germany, France

Date:

11th - 15th centuries

Provenance:

 

 

 

Typescript description available?:

Yes

 

 

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Neil R. Ker, Fragments of Medieval Manuscripts used as Pastedowns in Oxford Bindings with a Survey of Oxford Binding c. 1515-1620 (Oxford Bibliographical Society, n.s. 5, 1951-52), Oxford, 1954, note to no. 1534 (fol. 14), no. 1159 (fol. 59)

S. J. P. van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford, 7 vols. in 8, 1957-60 (unpublished typescript), VI, 121

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 748 (fol. 48, Albertus de Brescia, De amore et dilectione Dei et proximi, 14th cent., second half); Summary Catalogue, no. 30588 (fols. 1-49)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 3

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook of miscellaneous fragments recovered from bindings

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany?, France, Italy

Date:

12th - 15th centuries

Provenance:

 

 

 

Typescript description available?:

Yes

 

 

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S. J. P. van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford, 7 vols. in 8, 1957-60 (unpublished typescript), VI, 123 (fols. 3-4), VI, 141 (fol. 6)

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 490 (fol. 8, Digestus vetus, late 13th cent.)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 4

 

 

 

 

Author:

Gregory IX

Title:

Decretals, with apparatus of Bernard of Parma

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Modena/Bologna

Date:

1241

Provenance:

Written by Leonardus de Gropius of Modena in 1241; this MS or its exemplar belonged to Dominus Bertrandus; in Spain, 15th(?) C.; Richard le Poer-Trench, 2nd earl of Clancarty, his sale, Sotheby's 2 Sept. 1894, lot 95, bought by Leighton for £19 11s.; William Morris (1834-96); Richard Bennett, sale, Sotheby's 7 Dec. 1898, lot 560, bought by Quaritch for £24; T. De Marinis & Co., Florence, sale cat. X, 1909, no. 231, pl. III; bought from Quaritch, cat. 594, no. 16, 1942

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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S. Kuttner, Beryl Smalley, 'The 'Glossa Ordinaria' to the Gregorian Decretals', The English Historical Review, 40, 1945, 97-105

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 73, pl. VI

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 565, II, pl. 105 (fol. 145v)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 5

 

 

 

 

Author:

(i) Hugh of St. Cher; (ii) Jean de la Rochelle; (iii) Anon.

Title:

(i) Commentary on Isaiah; (ii) Postille super Danielem; (iii) Commentary on the Apocalypse

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

1455-6

Provenance:

Written by Matheus de Moravia of the diocese of Olmütz, with a long inscription concerning the price of parchment, writing, decoration, etc.

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 4, no. 6, Dec. 1953, 341-2, pl. XIXa,b (pp. 597, 827)

Notable Accessions: Guide to an Exhibition Held in 1958, Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1958, no. 21, pl. V

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 1056, pl. XCVIII

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 566, II, pl. 531 (fol. 525r)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 6

 

(formerly Dep. b. 153)

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Old Testament Books of Kings and Chronicles, with the Glossa ordinaria

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England(?)

Date:

Mid-13th cent.

Provenance:

Rev. Allan Sinclair, presented to Lord Breadalbane; Rt. Hon. Algernon William Stephen, 5th Earl Temple; sold by his executors at Sotheby's, 16 June 1941, lot 131; J. P. Lyell; bequeathed to N. R. Ker (see Lyell Cat., p. xxvii), and given by him in 1975

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 7

 

(formerly Dep. b. 154)

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Bible

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

13th cent.

Provenance:

Given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 8

 

(formerly Dep. b. 8)

 

 

Author:

John of Freiburg

Title:

Summa confessorum

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

13th - 14th cent.

Provenance:

Given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. b. 9

 

 

 

 

Author:

Hervaeus de Bourgdieu

Title:

Commentary on Isaiah

Language:

Latin

Origin:

French(?)

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

'Liber sce maria de Colomba' (fol. 220v); Christie's 1 June 1977, lot 173, bought by Quaritch on behalf of the Bodleian

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 3, fols. 1*, 7-12

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

9th - 14th centuries

Provenance:

 

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Summary Catalogue, no. 31382 (fols. 1-6)


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MS. Lat. th. c. 10, fols. 1-111

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook of fragments

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England, Germany, Italy, France

Date:

9th - 17th centuries

Provenance:

 

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Neil R. Ker, Fragments of Medieval Manuscripts used as Pastedowns in Oxford Bindings with a Survey of Oxford Binding c. 1515-1620 (Oxford Bibliographical Society, n.s. 5, 1951-52), Oxford, 1954, nos. 967 (fols. 4-7), 1606 (fol. 17)

N. R. Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries, III, 2-3 (fol. 102)


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MS. Lat. th. c. 10, fols. 111a-122b

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Leaves from the binding of Allen e. 190

Language:

Latin

Origin:

 

Date:

16th cent.(?)

Provenance:

 

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 10, fol. 113

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

One leaf concerning the errors of Mendicant orders

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent.(?)

Provenance:

Transferred from the Oxfordshire County Record Office, c. 1964

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 10, fol. 114

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Small theological fragment

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent.(?)

Provenance:

 

 

 

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No

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 14

 

 

 

 

Author:

Honorius Augustodunensis

Title:

Expositio in cantica canticorum

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Venice(?)

Date:

Early 15th cent.

Provenance:

Monogram 'GBR'(?) with cross and 'A 202', 16th(?) C.; a spine label is covered by a Bodleian label; L. S. Olschki, Venice (bookplate); bought from Sotheran, 1950

 

 

Typescript description available?:

Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 447, pl. XLIII


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 15

 

 

 

 

Author:

Bartholomeo de Pisa

Title:

'Opus de conformitate beati francisci ad vitam domini Yesu Christi ...'

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Rimini(?)

Date:

1465

Provenance:

Written by Paulus de Marostica in 1465 (colophon); 'Iste liber est de conventu fratrum minorum de Rimino', 16th cent.; Franciscan convent at Ferrara, 18th cent.; Heber, his sale, 1836, pt. XI, lot 319; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 8111, his sale, Sotheby's 27 April 1903 and five following days, lot 484, bought by A. G. Little for £3 18s., and given to the Bodleian in 1940

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 1, no. 11, Oct. 1940, 177

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 567, II, pl. 637 (fol. 44v)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 17

 

 

 

 

Author:

William of Auvergne, and Robert Grosseteste

Title:

De univero spirituali I-III, and De cessacione legalium I, with marginal annotations in Grosseteste's hand

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent.

Provenance:

Roger de Plimp[ton], rector of Enborne, Berkshire, 13th cent.; Charles Howard (1674-1738; see DNB); 3rd Earl of Carlisle, Naworth Castle, Cumberland, by 1697 (listed in Edward Bernard, Catalogi librorum manuscripti Angliæ et Hiberniæ in unum collecti, Oxford, 1697, 2 vols. each in 2 pts., vol. II, pt. I, no. 667, p. 15 ('De universo spirituali et corporali. Fol.'); Earl of Carlisle sale at Sotheby's 28 Oct. 1947, lot 515, bought by the Bodleian

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 2, no. 27, Aug. 1948, 226-227, pls. (fols. 199r, 192v)

Notable Accessions: Guide to an Exhibition Held in 1958, Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1958, no. 9, pl. II


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MS. Lat. th. c. 19

 

 

 

 

Author:

Willelmus de Montibus

Title:

Distinctiones theologicae, fragment

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent., first half

Provenance:

Given by F. E. Norris

 

 

Typescript description available?:

Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 403


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MS. Lat. th. c. 20

 

 

 

 

Author:

Bede

Title:

Commentary on Luke xxiv, 40-53

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

10th cent.

Provenance:

J. Tregaskis, cat. 850, Jan. 1922, item 23; C. L. Ricketts, Chicago; Tregaskis, cat. 990, Jan. 1931, item 1, and cat. 1013, 1935, item 1; given by F. E. Norris, 1952

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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M. L. W. Laistner and H. H. King, A Hand-list of Bede Manuscripts, Cornell Univ., 1943, listed under C. L. Ricketts, Chicago


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 21

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Pauline epistles, with commentary of Gilbert de la Porrée

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

Henry Jeffreys Bushby (bookplate), c. 1893; J. Tregaskis, Caxton Head Cat. 822, 1920, item 40; given by F. E. Norris, 1952

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 4, no. 3, Dec. 1952, 173


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. c. 22

 

 

 

 

Author:

Humbert

Title:

Commentary on the Rule of St. Augustine

Language:

Latin

Origin:

South France / Italy

Date:

14th cent., second half

Provenance:

Bought at Munich by Eug. Chasser of Grenoble, 1883; bought, 1954

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 182


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MS. Lat. th. c. 23

 

 

 

 

Author:

Peter Comestor

Title:

Historia Scholastica; Speculum theologie

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Early 13th cent.

Provenance:

'Liber sancte Marie Hurl' (Hurley, cell of Westminster Abbey), 13th cent.; bought at Sotheby's, 16 Dec. 1957, lot 60

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 310


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MS. Lat. th. c. 24

 

 

 

 

Author:

Philip Repington

Title:

Sermons on the Gospels

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent., first half

Provenance:

'Robertum ap Harry', 'B...dy ap harry', 'Himas(?) ap harry hys boke', 'Hugo Evanne', all 16th cent.; 'no. 9', '82', '82' (spine); Gwysaney library of Robert Davies, his sale, bought at Sotheby's, 15 June 1959, lot 215

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 26

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Patristic works

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Mid-12th cent.

Provenance:

'Liber iste est ecclesie sancti Edmundi regis et martiris. Quem qui defraudaverit sit anathema Ihesu. Amen' 13th cent., and pressmark 'J. 16', no. cviiii in the Bury catalogue; J. Anstis sale, 12 Dec. 1768, lot 120; R. Blyke sale, 11 May 1776, lot 23; bequeathed by Andrew Gifford to the Bristol Baptist College, 1784; bought, 1962

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 27

 

 

 

 

Author:

St. Thomas Aquinas

Title:

Summa theologiae, prima pars

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

13th cent.

Provenance:

Bought at Sotheby's 12 June 1963, lot 146

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 28

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Commentary on the Pauline epistles

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

Rt. Hon. Lord Tollemache, Helmingham Hall, Suffolk (with shelfmark-label), his sale at Sotheby's 14 June 1965, lot 6, bought by Quaritch for £260; N. R. Ker

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 29

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Vitae sanctorum

Language:

Latin

Origin:

English

Date:

Late 12th - early 13th cent.

Provenance:

 

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 30

 

 

 

 

Author:

Jacobus de Voragine

Title:

Legenda aurea, fragment

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Early 14th cent.

Provenance:

Sir Sydney Cockerell note dated 4 Sept. 1932; Quaritch cat. 841, 1963, no. 241; Mrs Raymond Lister, Sotheby's 10 July 1967, lot 3; bought and given by J. R. Abbey, 1967

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 541


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MS. Lat. th. c. 31

 

 

 

 

Author:

Jerome

Title:

Epistolae morales et ad mulieres destinate

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Padua

Date:

c. 1450-60

Provenance:

Ex libris of Sta. Giustina, Padua, identifiable in their catalogue; Sir Sydney Cockerell; J. R. Abbey, sale, 7th portion, Sotheby's 1 Dec. 1970, lot 2879; bought, 1971

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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J. J. G. Alexander and A. C. de la Mare, The Italian manuscripts in the library of Major J. R. Abbey (London, 1969), no. 41, pp. 115-7, pls. LII, LIIIa.

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 1339, pl. CXX.


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MS. Lat. th. c. 32

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Series of four quodlibets

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

14th cent., first half

Provenance:

'Manuscript no 17', 19th cent.; 'La Br. de Roserions(?) Lettre', 'Br de Selby'; bought, Christie's 28 June 1972

 

 

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MS. lat. th. c. 33

 

 

 

 

Author:

John Pecham

Title:

Commentary on the Gospel of St. John

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Late 13th cent. / 14th cent., first half

Provenance:

'Georgii Johnson liber/Ines'(?), 17th cent.; bought, 1973

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 3, Dec. 1974, 188


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MS. Lat. th. c. 34

 

(formerly Dep. c. 298)

 

 

Author:

Thomas Aquinas

Title:

Commentary on the Sentences

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Howell Wills, Florence (with his shelf-mark label pasted to the upper pastedown), his sale, Sotheby's 11 July 1894 and five following days, probably lot 1863, bought by Quaritch for £6; Quaritch cat. 1931, no. 92 [CHECK]; given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 35

 

(formerly Dep. c. 297)

 

 

Author:

Gregory

Title:

Dialogues

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

Item 308 in a bookseller's catalogue, priced £15 15s.; given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. c. 36

 

 

 

 

Author:

Haimo, bishop of Halberstadt

Title:

On the Apocalypse

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

Late 12th - early 13th cent.

Provenance:

Chiaravalle della Colomba, near Piacenza, on the evidence of the binding; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); bought at Christie's, 17 Nov. 1976, lot 375

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358


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MS. Lat. th. c. 37

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Guardbook of medieval fragments

Language:

Latin

Origin:

 

Date:

 

Provenance:

 

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 12

 

 

 

 

Author:

(i) John Calderino; (ii) Nicholas Stös of Leipzig

Title:

Treatises on (i) Canon Law, and (ii) the Mass

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

1422

Provenance:

'Marienmunster', 18th cent.; Leander van Ess (1772-1847) (on whom see Hermann Knaus, 'Die Handschriften des Leander van Eß', Archiv für Geschichte des Buchwesens, vol. 1 (pts. 3/4, 1956), 1958, 331-6; and Milton McC. Gatch, ed., 'so precious a foundation': The Library of Leander van Ess at the Burke Library of Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, New York, 1996), MS. 182, '182' on spine label; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 566; E. F. Bosanquet (bookplate); bought from P. J. & A. E. Dobell, London booksellers, Oct. 1923

 

 

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A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 569 (fols. 33-152), II, pl. 305 (fol. 118r)


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MS. Lat. th. d. 13

 

 

 

 

Author:

Johannes Hagen de Indagine, mainly

Title:

Collection of Carthusian devotional works

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany Erfurt(?)

Date:

15th cent., 1457-60, 1468 (fols. 110-171, 186-238)

Provenance:

'Cartusiae Erford' on 1st fol & top edge, 16th cent.; bought, 1929

 

 

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A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 570 (fols. 110-171, 186-238)


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MS. Lat. th. d. 14

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Sermons and theological pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

South Germany

Date:

Mid-15th cent.

Provenance:

Bought, 1930

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 16

 

 

 

 

Author:

Lactantius

Title:

De ira Dei; De opificio Dei

Language:

Latin, Greek

Origin:

Italy Florence

Date:

c. 1330-40

Provenance:

Bequeathed by C. M. Firth, 1931

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 224, pl. XX


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MS. Lat. th. d. 17

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent., last quarter

Provenance:

'William Thompson, John Robinson', 'To my loving frend John Robinson 1573'; bought from E. P. Goldschmidt, cat. 100, no. 83, 1932

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 18

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany Erfurt(?)

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Bought, 1932

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 20

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France, Normandy(?)

Date:

Late 11th cent., 1091 or later

Provenance:

'Tho Lot(?)ha', 17th cent.; 'A 579', 18/19th cent.; Quaritch; Robinson, bought 1934

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 571, II, pl. 34a,b (fols. 44v, 76r)


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Author:

William of Auvergne

Title:

Various works

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

'Iste liber est fratrum domus sancte Barbare in Colonia Ordinis Carthus ...', 15th cent.; 'Colleg.S.Jesu S.Goar', 18th cent.; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 549, his sale, Sotheby's, 6-9 June 1910, lot 840, bought by Edwards for £2 19s.; bought, 1936

 

 

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Richard Bruce Marks, The Library of the Charterhouse of St. Barbara in Cologne (Analencta Cartusiana, 21-22), Salzburg, 1974, 386-7


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Author:

 

Title:

Franciscan constitutions

Language:

Latin

Origin:

South France

Date:

Late 13th cent.

Provenance:

Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 9479 (a trace of this number, '9[...]' survives on a characteristic Phillipps printed paper label on the spine), his sale, Sotheby's 17 May 1897 and three days following, lot 207 (inscribed 'Phillipps MSS | 207', fol. 1r), bought by Tregaskis for £1 1s.; bought from Tregaskis by A. G. Little in 1898, and given by him to the Bodleian in 1940

 

 

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A. G. Little, 'Decrees of the General Chapters of the Friars Minor, 1260 to 1282', English Historical Review, 13, 1898, 703-8

A. G. Little, 'Provincial Constitutions of the Minorite Order', English Historical Review, 17, 1902, 512-18

Bodleian Library Record, 1, no. 11, Oct. 1940, 177

A. G. Little, English Historical Review, 17, 1902, 512-18


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MS. Lat. th. d. 23

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Franciscan documents

Language:

Latin

Origin:

North(?) Italy

Date:

14th - 15th cent.

Provenance:

? St. Stephen's, Fossa Nova, dioc. of Terracina; Payne & Foss, 1848; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 12290, his sale, Sotheby's 6-9 June 1910 and three following days, lot 345, bought by Little for £20 10s.; given by A. G. Little, 1940

 

 

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A. G. Little, in Collectanea Franciscana, 1, (British Society of Franciscan Studies, 5), 1914, 9-113

Bodleian Library Record, 1, no. 11, Oct. 1940, 177

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 755


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(fol. 1 was formerly MS. Lat. th. f. 2 (P); a part of another bifolium is the wrapper of the printed book Arch A f.131, which formerly had the shelfmark Don. f.458)

 

 

Author:

Aldhelm

Title:

De laudibus virginitatis, two leaves

Language:

Latin; added Old English glosses

Origin:

England, Mercia(?); the glosses Kentish(?)

Date:

8th - 9th cent., the glosses 10th cent., second half

Provenance:

Fol. 2 given to the Bodleian by H. W. Garrod, 1942

 

 

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E. A. Lowe, 'Membra disiecta', Revue Bénédictine, 39, 1927, 191-192

Bodleian Library Record, 2, nos. 19-20, April-June 1942, 66

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 9 (mistakenly referring to Don f.481 instead of Don f.458 (the latter now re-referenced as Arch A f.131)

Summary Catalogue, no. 30591; for a list of surviving leaves, and further bibliography, see B. A. Shailor, Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beineke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Yale University, II, Binghampton, New York, 1987, MSS. 401, 401A, at pp. 280-3, and Sotheby's 6 Dec. 1988 lot 33


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MS. Lat. th. d. 26

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Sermons, etc.

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

Late 13th cent. / early 14th cent.

Provenance:

Luca Conte Gianinni; bought, 1948

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 27

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Collection of pieces relating to mystical theology

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

'Thomas Arden' 16th cent.; 'Thomas Goodwin' 17th cent.; bought at Sotheby's 14 March 1949, lot 79

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 3, no. 32, Aug. 1951, 223


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MS. Lat. th. d. 28

 

 

 

 

Author:

St. Zeno

Title:

Sermons, commentaries on Psalms, etc.

Language:

Latin

Origin:

North Italy

Date:

15th cent., second quarter

Provenance:

Given by Timotheus of Verona (prob. Timoteo Maffei) to the monastery of S. Maria della Carità, Venice, 15th cent.; erased ex libris of S. Bartolomeo, Vicenza, 15th cent., given by Bartolomeus de Carpo 'archipresbiter ecclesie vincentine'; 'No. 17 Derschau de Nuremburg'; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 1291; bought from Maggs, cat. 816, no. 164, 1953

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 5, no. 1, April 1954, 52-3

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2, Oxford, 1970, no. 791


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Author:

Lanfranc, various

Title:

Monastic Constitutions, Collection of extracts & Theological sententiae

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent., second half

Provenance:

William Brent of Willington, Warwick, 1675, given to Sir William Dugdale; Thorpe catalogue, 1931, no. 4108; W. Shaw Mason; 4th Duke of Newcastle, Sotheby's 6 Dec. 1937, lot 955; Sotheby's 6 Dec. 1954, lot 34; given by A. A. Houghton

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 6, no. 2, Feb. 1958, 443


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MS. Lat. th. d. 30

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

'Liber florum', a collection of theological extracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Mid-12th cent.

Provenance:

Lord William Howard of Naworth (1563-1640), early 17th cent.; Earl of Carlisle, Castle Howard, by 1897, sale, Hodgson's, 20 July 1944, lot 230; bought by Lord Kenyon (arms on cover), sale, Sotheby's 26 Jan. 1959, lot 58; bought, 1959

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 163


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MS. Lat. th. d. 31

 

 

 

 

Author:

Jocobus de Losanna

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

14th cent., second half

Provenance:

'B. A. P. M.' written across the bottom edge of the pages; E. Crawshaw; bought, 1960

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 630


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Author:

Gregory IX

Title:

Decretals, with the Glossa Ordinaria in its final form

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

Early 14th cent.

Provenance:

Ex libris of the Cathedral of Olmütz, Moravia, 17th cent.; Barrois-Ashburnham sale, Sotheby's 10 June 1901 and four following days, lot 247, bought by Tregaskis for £7 15s.; George Dunn, his sale, First Portion, at Sotheby's 11 Feb. 1913 and three following days, lot 497, bought by Leighton for £20; E. P. Goldschmidt, by 1928

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 6, no. 5, Aug. 1960, 625

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 580


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MS. Lat. th. d. 33

 

 

 

 

Author:

Augustine

Title:

Enchiridon, fragment of two bifolia

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England ? Worcester

Date:

Late 11th cent.

Provenance:

Other leaves written by the same scribe are MS. Hatton 48, fol. 77, and the pastedowns of St. John's College, Ss.7.2; given by Stanley Morison, 1964

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 56, pl. VII


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MS. Lat. th. d. 34

 

 

 

 

Author:

Tertullian; Cassiodorus; Ambrose

Title:

Apologeticum; De instructione sacerdotis(?); Expositio de Psalmo CXVIII

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Early 12th cent.

Provenance:

'Milburga/Mildburg' 12th cent.; Joseph Martini, Lugano, c. 1920-29; William G. Kelso, NY; Stefan Mendl, NY; bought at Sotheby's, 11 July 1966, lot 262

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 381 (added drawings)


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MS. Lat. th. d. 35

 

 

 

 

Author:

Bernard; William of Merula; Ivo of Chartres; Geoffrey Babion; Hildebert; Peter Comestor; et al.

Title:

Sermons and other theological pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Late 12th cent.

Provenance:

Ex libris of Pipewell Abbey, 15th cent.; George Brudenell, Deene Park, Northamptonshire; Sotheby's 10 July 1967, lot 46

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 233


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MS. Lat. th. d. 36

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Homilary, a short Summa

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

'Batho de Ugstall; Lord Tollemach, Helmingham Hall, MS. 54; Sotheby's 8 July 1970, lot 62; Charles Traylen, Cat. 75, item 107, bought 1971

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 37

 

(formerly Dep. d. 237)

 

 

Author:

Augustine

Title:

De LXXXIII quaestionibus, imperfect

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

J. P. Lyell; bequeathed to N. R. Ker (see Lyell Cat., p. xxvii), and given by him to the Bodleian in 1975

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 38

 

(formerly Dep. d. 238)

 

 

Author:

Petrus Riga

Title:

Aurora

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent.

Provenance:

Erased inscriptons on fol. 155v; James Sotheby (d. 1720), signed and dated 1684 (fol. 1r); C. W. H. Sotheby (with his bookplate, inscribed 'Biblia Sacra (in verse)'); H. G. Sotheby, of Ecton Hall; first deposited by, and then given to, the Bodleian by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 39

 

(formerly Dep. d. 240)

 

 

Author:

Iohannes de Burgo

Title:

Pupilla oculi

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Maggs, Cat. 687, no. 173; J. P. Lyell; bequethed to N. R. Ker (see Lyell Cat., p. xxvii), and given by him to the Bodleian, 1975

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 40

 

 

 

 

Author:

Aelred of Rievaulx

Title:

Speculum caritatis

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England Haughmond(?)

Date:

c. 1200

Provenance:

'Liber iste est ecclesie sancti Iohannis apostoli et ewangeliste de Hagemon'; Quaritch

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 5, June 1977, 291-2, pl. XXII (fol. 25r)


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MS. Lat. th. d. 41

 

 

 

 

Author:

Bede

Title:

On the Canonical Epistles

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

Late 12th - early 13th cent.

Provenance:

Ex-libris of the Cistercian monastery of Chiaravalle della Colomba, near Piacenza, 'Liber sancte Maria de Columba'; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); bought at Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 369

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358


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MS. Lat. th. d. 42

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

(i) Commentary on the Psalms; (ii) Theological summa in two parts: treatises on Angels and Virtues; (iii) Sermons of Innocent III

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italian

Date:

(i) Late 12th and early 13th cent.; (ii) & (iii) 13th cent.

Provenance:

The Cisterican monastery of Chiaravalle della Colomba, near Piacenza, on the evidence of the binding; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); bought at Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 382

 

 

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No

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358-9


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MS. Lat. th. d. 43

 

 

 

 

Author:

(i) Bernard; (ii) Ps.-Bernard

Title:

(i) Sermones per annum for the first half of the Church year; (ii) De contemplatione

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Morimondo(?)

Date:

Late 12th - early 13th cent.

Provenance:

The cistercian monastery of Morimondo, Pavia, on the evidence of the binding; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); bought at Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 371

 

 

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No

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358-9


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MS. Lat. th. d. 44

 

 

 

 

Author:

Bernard

Title:

Sermons and Sentences

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

12th - 13th cent.

Provenance:

Ex-libris of Morimondo, 15/16th cent.: 'Liber sancte Marie de Morimundo.N.LXXXXI'; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); bought at Christie's, 17 Nov. 1976, lot 372

 

 

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No

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358-9


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MS. Lat. th. d. 45

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Commentary on St. Luke's Gospel

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

Early 13th cent.

Provenance:

Ex-libris of Morimondo; Christie's 1 June 1977, lot 159, bought by Quaritch for the Bodleian

 

 

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No

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. d. 46

 

 

 

 

Author:

Augustine

Title:

Soliloquia, etc.

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England Winchcombe Abbey, Gloucestershire

Date:

12th cent., second quarter

Provenance:

Written at Winchcombe Abbey; Cope family, Bramshill, Hants.; Sir Anthony Cope, Bt., his sale, Sotheby's 4 March 1913, lot 9, bought by Leighton for £7 5s.; Sir Robert Leicester Harmsworth (1870-1937); Harmsworth Trust sale at Sotheby's, 15 Oct. 1945, lot 1895, bought by Maggs for £360; Mrs. J. H. Dent-Brocklehurst, Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire; given to the Glocester Diocesan Trust, and sold for their benefit at Sotheby's 11 Dec. 1979, lot 46, bought by Quaritch for the Bodleian

 

 

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Sotheby's 11 Dec. 1979, lot 46, with pls. of three initials and the binding

Bodleian Library Record, 10, no. 4, Feb. 1981, 254


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MS. Lat. th. d. 47

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Fragments from Vet. D1 f. 238

Language:

Latin

Origin:

 

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

 

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 12

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

14th cent.

Provenance:

Pawn note in Hebrew characters mentioning Santa Maria della Servi; 'Iste liber est Sci. Petri', 16th cent.; bought from Messrs. Bull & Auvache, December 1902, for £3 13s. 6d., by Paget Toynbee, and given by him to the Bodleian, July 1916

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 13

 

 

 

 

Author:

Johannes de Gamundia (attributed to)

Title:

Collection of sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

Late 15th cent.

Provenance:

'S. Augustini Conventus Gammundiae' 17th cent.; 'Mrs Stephens'; bought by the Bodleian from G. H. Last, Bromley bookseller, cat. 58, item 706, 1916

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 15

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Collection of theological treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

14th cent.

Provenance:

E. Crawshaw (bookplate); Robert Steele (bookplate); bought, 1928

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 16

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

13th cent., last quarter

Provenance:

Robert Mackenzie Beverley (bookplate); John Grant, Edinburgh bookseller, catalogue, June(?) 1928, item 1138, priced £10 10s. (with MS. Lat. th. e. 17)

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 17

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

13th cent., last quarter

Provenance:

Robert Mackenzie Beverley (bookplate); John Grant, Edinburgh bookseller, catalogue, 1928(?), item 1138, priced £10 10s. (with MS. Lat. th. e. 16)

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 18

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

15th cent., first half

Provenance:

'Liber domus sancte Barbare in Colonia ordinis Carthusiensis', 15th cent.; '... Georgio Effrem ... colonia', 'I xlix'; Leander van Ess (1772-1847) (on whom see Hermann Knaus, 'Die Handschriften des Leander van Eß', Archiv für Geschichte des Buchwesens, vol. 1 (pts. 3/4, 1956), 1958, 331-6; and Milton McC. Gatch, ed., 'so precious a foundation': The Library of Leander van Ess at the Burke Library of Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, New York, 1996), MS. 302; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 686, his sale at Sotheby's, 1910, lot 382; bought, 1930

 

 

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Richard Bruce Marks, The Library of the Charterhouse of St. Barbara in Cologne (Analencta Cartusiana, 21-22), Salzburg, 1974, 387-8


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MS. Lat. th. e. 19

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany

Date:

Mid-15th cent.

Provenance:

Bequeathed by F. P. Barnard (bookplate), 1931

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 20

 

 

 

 

Author:

Michael de Bononia

Title:

'Tabula super libros magistri sentenciarum'

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

15th cent., first half

Provenance:

Bought from Capt. G. E. Redway R. N. 1932

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 21

 

 

 

 

Author:

(i) Alexander the Minorite; (ii) Anon.; (iii) Alanus de Insulis

Title:

Three MSS. bound together:- (i) Commentary on the Apocalypse; (ii) The Visions of Tondal and of St. Paul; (iii) De arte predicandi

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany; Yugoslavia (iii) Maribor

Date:

(i) 13th cent.; (ii) 14th cent., first half; (iii) 1326

Provenance:

Dietrich-Stein library, no. 382 in sale cat., '382' inside cover; bought from E. P. Goldschmidt, Ltd., Bond St. 1934

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 575 (fols. 94-123), II, pl. 168 (fol. 110r)


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MS. Lat. th. e. 22

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Collection of Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany Erfurt(?)

Date:

1392

Provenance:

'Iste liber est cartusien. prope Erfford', 15th cent.; perhaps in the Salvatorberg charterhouse catalogue, 15th cent.; bought 1935

 

 

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Yes

 

 

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A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 576, II, pl. 230 (fol. 10v)


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MS. Lat. th. e. 23

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Devotional treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Germany Regensburg

Date:

15th cent., third quarter, 1473 (fols. 29-98)

Provenance:

Acquired early 19th cent.;, kept as (pr. bk.) Auct VII.Q.4.44; transferred to the Department of Western MSS. in 1944

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 1, no. 15, June 1941, 255-6

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 577 (fols. 29-98), II, pl. 716 (fol. 39v)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 24

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Collection of sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent., last quarter

Provenance:

Devereux Viscount Hereford (bookplate); 'Johannes Dillon 7' (cf. MS. Lat. th. e. 44); E. van Dam, bookseller, sold to A. G. Little, bequeathed by him to the Bodleian in 1946

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 2, no. 25, June 1947, 169


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MS. Lat. th. e. 25

 

 

 

 

Author:

William Yve; Johannes Consobrina de Portingalia

Title:

Four lectiones; Tractatus de usuris

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England Oxford, London

Date:

c. 1464-1465

Provenance:

Written by John Hychcok; 'W. Shaw Mason, [18]44'; Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 7282; bought, 1947

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 26

 

 

 

 

Author:

Walter Hilton & others

Title:

Mystical works

Language:

Latin, English

Origin:

England Sheen

Date:

15th cent., second quarter

Provenance:

Written by Johannes Feriby, monk of Sheen; Sheen Charterhouse, Surrey; 'Christopher Tootell', late 16th cent.; Lawrence Reyner, prior of Dieulouard (1624-9, 1653-7), 17th cent.; 'Datum huic monasterio sanctissime Trinitatis Celestinorum de Marcoussiaco [Marcoussis], 1691', and 'Ex dono Abelis de Sainte Marthe domini de Corbeuilli in suprema vectigalium curia senatoris'; bought, 1947

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 2, no. 27, Aug. 1948, 227-8

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 935, pl. LXXXIX


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MS. Lat. th. e. 29

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Devotional treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Netherlands

Date:

Late 15th cent.

Provenance:

Front pastedown a document issued by the archdeacon of Antwerp, 15th cent.; bought, 1948

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 251


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MS. Lat. th. e. 30

 

 

 

 

Author:

Roger Dymmock

Title:

Liber contra duodecim haereses et errores Lollardorum

Language:

Latin, English

Origin:

England

Date:

c. 1400

Provenance:

'Liber magistri [Iohannis] Arnold ex emptione anno Christi 1439'; Nathaniel Cholmley (bookplate) (d. 1827); bought, 1949

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 3, no. 32, Aug. 1951, 223

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 778


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MS. Lat. th. e. 31

 

 

 

 

Author:

Augustine

Title:

Confessions

Language:

Latin

Origin:

South-West(?) France

Date:

Mid-12th cent.

Provenance:

George Dunn (bookplate), his sale (first portion) Sotheby's 11 Feb. 1913 and three following days, lot 383, bought by Tregaskis for £14 10s.; given by F. E. Norris, 1952

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 4, no. 3, Dec. 1952, 173

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 481, pl. XXXVIII; Sotheby's 11 Feb. 1913, lot 383


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MS. Lat. th. e. 32

 

 

 

 

Author:

Robert Grosseteste

Title:

Templum domini, and a Tract on Penance

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

14th cent.

Provenance:

C. Inglis (bookplate), his sale at Sotheby's, ('... formed by the late J. B. Inglis ... ') 11 June 1900 and three following days, lot 328, bought by Leighton for £1 5s.; George Dunn (bookplate), his sale (first portion), at Sotheby's, 11 Feb. 1913 and three following days, lot 504, bought by Payne for 14s; 'G. B. Lowe, 1931'; bought, 1953

 

 

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R. W. Hunt, 'A Dismembered Manuscript: Bodleian MS. Lat. th. e. 32 and British Museum Add. MS. 17376', Bodleian Library Record, 7, no. 5, July 1966, 271-5


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MS. Lat. th. e. 33

 

 

 

 

Author:

Thomas Gascoigne

Title:

Notebook

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent., 1456 in part

Provenance:

'Rowland George eius liber emit' 18th C; ? Franciscans at Abergavenny; St. Michaels Benedictine Abbey, Belmont (bookplate), 19th cent., bought at Sotheby's 20 July 1954, part of lot 404

 

 

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Notable Accessions: Guide to an Exhibition Held in 1958, Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1958, no. 18, pl. III


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MS. Lat. th. e. 34

 

 

 

 

Author:

Johannes de Ripa

Title:

Lectura super primo sententiarum abbreviata per Paulum de Venetiis

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Padua

Date:

1402

Provenance:

R. R. Howlett, 1917; bought at Sotheby's, 6 Dec. 1954, lot 20

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 5, no. 5, May 1956, 275

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 578, II, pl. 247 (fol. 10r)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 35

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

North Europe

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Chatten, given to Thomas Martin; Francis Blomefield (bookplate); bought from Dobell, cat. 141, no. 421, 1955

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 36

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

14th cent.

Provenance:

'Jan. 1647 C. I. Fairfax ex dono Mri Todd novae ecclesiae de Leeds fidelis pastoris'; ? James Sotheby (d.1720), late 17th cent.; ? C. W. H. Sotheby; Lt.-Col. H. G. Sotheby; Major-General F. E. Sotheby, of Ecton Hall, Northampton, his sale at Sotheby's, 21 Nov. 1955, lot 238, including MS. Lat. th. e. 37, bought

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 37

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

14th cent.

Provenance:

'Ecclesie de Spofford' 15th cent. [i.e. Spofford, Co. Yorks]; James Sotheby of Ecton Hall, sale, Sotheby's 21 Nov. 1955, lot 238, bought with MS. Lat. th. e. 36

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 38

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent., second half

Provenance:

'Bibliotheca Swaniana 1792'; Richard Howlett, 1889 (bookplate); Sotheby's 26 Jan. 1959, lot 53, bought

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 275


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MS. Lat. th. e. 39

 

 

 

 

Author:

Sts. Augustine, Bernard, Thomas Aquinas, et al.

Title:

Miscellaneous thological treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent., second half

Provenance:

'De comunitate fratrum minorum Sarum', and pressmark 'I.32', 15th cent.; 'Richardus Normecot ... 14 Junii 1570 12 Elizabethe'; 'Guilelmus Derbeus 18 Marcii 1638'; bought at Sotheby's 15 June 1959, lot 191

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 6, no. 6, Sept. 1961, 662


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 40

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological treatises

Language:

Latin

Origin:

North France

Date:

13th cent., third quarter

Provenance:

Colophon in French of the scribe Gichars; presented to the Society of Writers to the Signet, Edinburgh (arms on binding), by J. Macfarquhar, 1814; Sotheby's 1 Nov. 1960, lot 2411; bought from Quaritch, 1961

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 7, no. 2, July 1963, 106-7

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 533


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 41

 

 

 

 

Author:

Nicholas Gorran

Title:

Sermons for Sundays and saints' days

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

14th cent., first half

Provenance:

Sir Ashton Lever (bookplate); bought, 1961

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 629


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 42

 

 

 

 

Author:

Lucas de Bitonto

Title:

Sermons for Sundays throughout the year

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

13th cent., first half

Provenance:

'207' (fol. 1), spine label: 'Traité de Morale M 22', 17th cent.; bought, 1961

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. e. 44

 

 

 

 

Author:

Gaufridus Babion, et al.

Title:

Collection of sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

12th cent.

Provenance:

'Joannes Dillon 8', identifiable in John Dillon's sale, by Barclay and Skirving, Trongate, Glasgow, Nov. 1831, lot 697; R. C. Jenkins; given to Rev. Charles Deacon, 29 Dec. 1953; given by N. R. Ker, 1964

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 46

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous theological works

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent., first quarter

Provenance:

'Ric', 'Edwardus' 15th cent.; 'Liber Richardi Wood et amicorum', 16-17th cent.; 'De la biblothèque de la Chevaliere D'Eon', sale, Sotheby's, 22 May 1793 and three days following, lot 641, bought by Joy for 7s/6d; Sotheby's 11 Dec. 1972, lot 37, bought

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 47

 

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Author:

Bonaventure; Nicholas of Lyre; et al.

Title:

Theological tracts

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Flanders(?) Ghent(?)

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Original(?) pressmark; Augustus Frederick (1773-1843), Duke of Sussex, 6th son of George III, with his bookplate inscribed with the shelfmark 'VI | H. i. y', perhaps the MS. described in Thomas Joseph Pettigrew Bibliotheca Sussexiana. A Descriptive Catalogue, accompanied by Historical and Biographical Notices, of the Manuscripts and Printed Books contained in the Library of His Royal Highness the Duke of Sussex, K.G., D.C.L., &c. &c. &c. &c. in Kensington Palace., London, 1827, vol. I, pt. I, no. 87, pp. cli-clii [Bod. 259 d. 40], his sale, part II, by Evans, 31 July 1844 and three following days, perhaps lot 32 [Bod. Mus. bibl. III 8o 483a]; various booksellers' cuttings; Henderson (bookplate with motto 'Sola virtus nobilitat'); given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 48

 

 

 

 

Author:

Odo of Morimondo

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

Late 12th - early 13th cent.

Provenance:

? The Cistercian monastery of Morimondo, Pavia, as suggested by the text and later provenance; ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552); Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 380

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358-9


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 49

 

 

 

 

Author:

(i) Thomas of Vaucelles; (ii) Beltramus de Reoldis, monk and treasurer of Morimondo

Title:

(i) Commentary on the Song of Songs; (ii) Added tabula

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Morimondo

Date:

(i) Late 12th - early 13th cent.; (ii) 1310

Provenance:

The Cistercian monastery of Morimondo, Pavia; the added tabula has the inscription, 'Tabula anno domini MCCCX composita a dono [sic] Beltramo de Reoldis monacho et thessaurio Morimundi Mediolanensis ...' (this monk also copied California, Berkeley, MS. 49, at Morimondo in 1288); ? Paolo Giovio (1483-1552);Christie's 26 Nov. 1976, lot 381

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 9, no. 6, Jan. 1978, 358-9

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 579 (fols. 1-9), II, pl. 152 (fol. 3r)


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. e. 50

 

 

 

 

Author:

Hugo de Prato florido

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy Parma, Dominican convent

Date:

1439

Provenance:

Written by Johannes Bellus of Ferrara, who records the circumstances of its production in a poem on fol. 228r-v (pr. in BLR, 10, 130-1; fol. 228r ill. in Maggs Bros. catalogue, see below); various 15th-cent. ownership inscriptions; ? Giovio library, Como; Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 376; Maggs, Catalogue 990 (Ancient, Medieval, and Modern, No. 18), Jan. 1979, item 173, pl. II

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 10, no. 2, Dec. 1979, 128-31, pl. IV (fol. 1r)

A. C. de la Mare, 'Further Italian Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library', in La miniatura italiana tra gotico e Rinascimento, E. Sesti (ed.), I, 1985, no. 20, p. 138

A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435-1600 in Oxford Libraries, Oxford, 1984, I, no. 580, II, pl. 383 (fol. 12r)


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MS. Lat. th. e. 51

 

 

 

 

Author:

Guerric of Igny

Title:

Sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

North Europe

Date:

Late 15th - early 16th cent.

Provenance:

Swann Gallery, New York, 11 Oct. 1979, lot 240; bought by Quaritch for the Bodleian

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 10

 

 

 

 

Author:

Thomas à Kempis

Title:

Various works

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Netherlands

Date:

15th cent., second half

Provenance:

Probably written in a monastery of the Windesheim congregation; Walter Long (bookplate); E. P. Goldschmidt, cat. 39, no. 151, 1936

 

 

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O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1, Oxford, 1966 (repr. with corrections, 1969), no. 238


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 15

 

 

 

 

Author:

St. Bernard

Title:

De precepto et dispensacione

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Mid-12th cent.

Provenance:

'Ex libris Ronaldi Asshetonii Coates from the Dunn library sold at Sotheby's Feb. vi 1914', but not in the Sotheby catalogue of the Dunn sale for this year; bought from Quaritch, cat. 582, no. 340, 1940

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 1, no. 13, Feb. 1941, 222


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 17

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Breviarium veteris et novi testamenti; Mirabilia; Alphabetical collection

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Bought, 1950

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 18

 

 

 

 

Author:

Guibert of Tournai

Title:

Sermones de festis

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France

Date:

13th - 14th cent.

Provenance:

Charles Adrien Picard, 19th cent.; J(?). M. Dolan, 1854; bought, 1951

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 4, no. 4, April 1953, 227


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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 19

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

14th cent., first half

Provenance:

'Liber fratris Iohannis Wysbeche' in the hand of the scribe; F. C. Brooke; bought, 1957

 

 

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Bodleian Library Record, 6, no. 6, Sept. 1961, 663

O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, 3, Oxford, 1973, no. 620


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MS. Lat. th. f. 20

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Miscellaneous devotional pieces

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

Early 15th cent.

Provenance:

Syon monastery, in the 16th cent. cat. (Content & sec. fol.); J. T. Brockett, his sale, Sotheby's 18 June 1843, lot 659; 'J. Raine, York, Jan. 1862'; Sotheby's 15 March 1907 and following day, lot 350, bought by Leighton for £3 8s.; William Greenwell; Wilfred Merton (1889-1957); bought from Breslauer, 1958

 

 

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MS. Lat. th. f. 21

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Collection of sermons

Language:

Latin

Origin:

England

Date:

13th cent.

Provenance:

Sotheby's 26 Jan. 1959, lot 54

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 23

 

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Author:

Bonaventure

Title:

'Breviloquium de fide catholica'

Language:

Latin

Origin:

France Paris/Soissons

Date:

1405

Provenance:

Signed, dated, colophon: 'Explicit breuiloquium de fide catholica. editum a bonauentura cordigero. exellenti doctore: scriptum a fratre andrea de vaylico suessionum diocesis. anno domini MCCCV. finitum mense ianuario. pro fratre henrico pistoris plebano et bachalario in sacra pagina'; early pressmark of St.-Victoire, Paris, etc.; Charles W. Reynell, by descent to his great-nephew, C. H. Reynell, of Memphis, Tenessee, his sale at Sotheby's 26 July 1937 lot 153; Maggs, cat. 713 (1942) no. 391; given by N. R. Ker, 1975

 

 

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. th. f. 24

 

 

 

 

Author:

 

Title:

Sermons on the Gospels for the Church year

Language:

Latin

Origin:

Italy

Date:

15th cent.

Provenance:

Swann Gallery, New York, 11 Oct. 1979, lot 255, bought by Quaritch for the Bodleian

 

 

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