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Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 2
Summary Catalogue no. 14737
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 140
Summary of contents Gospels Lectionary.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine, Constantinople
Date 11th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Ornamental headpieces, strips and decorated floral initials. (Hutter i. 36, Abb. 195-196)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341
Quarto image Col. 706
Manuscript image fol. 1r Headpiece.
Bibliography
2000
Irmgard Hutter, 'Le copiste du Métaphraste. On a centre for manuscript production in eleventh century Constantinople', in I manoscritti greci tra riflessione e dibattito: Atti del V Colloquio Internazionale di Paleografia Greca (Cremona, 4-10 ottobre 1998), ed. Giancarlo Prato, Florence: Edizioni Gonnelli, 2000, pp. 535-86, Pls. 1-39, at pp. 559; 560 and n. 116; 566 n. 145
SCWMSS archive: = REFS. CXIII.18
1991
Annemarie Weyl Carr, 'Thoughts on the production of provincial illuminated books in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries', in Scritture, libri e testi nelle aree provinciali di Bisanzio: Atti del seminario di Erice (18-25 settembre 1988) (eds. Guglielmo Cavallo, Giuseppe de Gregorio & Marilena Maniaci), 2 vols. (= Biblioteca del "Centro per il collegamento degli studi medievali e umanistici nell' Università di Perugia", 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull' alto medioevo, 1991, vol. II, pp. 661-688, with 6 figs, at p. 670 n. 27

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 3
Summary Catalogue no. 14738
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 141
Summary of contents Four Gospels.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine, Constantinople
Date 10th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Ornamental headpieces and decorated initials. (Hutter i. 8, Abb. 52-53)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341
Quarto image Col. 706
Bibliography
1992
Annemarie Weyl Carr, 'Oxford, Barocci 29 and manuscript illumination in Epiros', in Apo ta Practica Diethnous Sumposiou gia to Despotato tes Epeirou (Arta, 27-31 Maiou 1990), Arta 1992, pp. 567-84, with 10 figs., at p. 569 n. 10
SCWMSS archive: = REFS.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 4
Summary Catalogue no. 14739
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 142
Summary of contents Patristic homilies and excerpts.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine
Date 13th, 14th and 16th centuries
Material parchment, paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341
Quarto image Col. 706
Quarto image Cols. 707-708
Quarto image Col. 709
Bibliography
1937
Albert Ehrhard, Überlieferung und Bestand der hagiographischen und homiletischen Literatur der griechischen Kirche, 3 vols. (Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, 50-52), Leipzig-Berlin 1937-1952 (reprinted Leipzig 1965), III 757 (= Gr. Misc. 142) [Information taken from Lidia Perria, I manoscritti citati da Albert Ehrhard (Testi e Studi Bizantino-Neoellenici, 4), Rome 1979, pp. 103-6]

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 5
Summary Catalogue no. 14740
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin French
Date 13th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 537)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 6
Summary Catalogue no. 14741
Summary of contents Bible
Language Latin
Origin French, Paris
Date 13th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 538)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341
Manuscript image fol. 426r Historiated initial Q(uod) with grotesque in its tail, has St. John writing, in its bowl.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 7
Summary Catalogue no. 14742
Summary of contents Bible (imperfect).
Language Latin
Date c. 1200
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 341
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 342

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 8
Summary Catalogue no. 15361
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. A quire added, fols. 239-246, from a different MS. (P&A iii. 493, pl. XLVIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial F
Subject St. Jerome seated before a lectern, writing (badly rubbed) (Prologue).
fol. 4v
Type initial I
Subject Seven panels depicting Christ Enthroned and six days of creation (Genesis).
fol. 394r
Type initial L
Subject St Matthew reclining on a couch; animal head (St Matthew's Gospel).
Pink and blue initials, decorated with coiled tendrils, foliage, flowers and animal heads.
Blue initials decorated with red penwork.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 421
Manuscript image fol. 394r Initial L(iber) with Jesse asleep.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 9
Summary Catalogue no. 15564
Summary of contents Bible (part): Proverbs xxi. 5 to I Corinthians x. 21.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, second half (?)
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 436

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 10
Summary Catalogue no. 14743
Summary of contents Bible (part): Pentateuch to Kings.
Language Latin
Origin Flemish or French (?)
Date c. 1200
Material parchment

Decoration
Minor initials. (P&A i. 280)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 342

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 11, MS. Rawl. G. 12
Summary Catalogue no. 14744, 14745
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua or Venice
Date 13th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials (defaced). (P&A ii. 99, pl. IX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 342

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 13
Summary Catalogue no. 14746
Summary of contents Bible (part): Micah iii. 2 to Revelation.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 342

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 14
Summary Catalogue no. 14747
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin English (?)
Date 13th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 494)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 342
Manuscript image fol. 228v Psalm 52. Initial D(ixit) with fool grasping bat and stone.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 15
Summary Catalogue no. 14748
Summary of contents Bible (part): Genesis to Matthew, prologue.
Language Latin
Origin French (?)
Date 13th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fleuronnée initials. (P&A i, list, p. 72)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 343
Bibliography
1989
Sigrid Krämer [with Michael Bernhard for vol. 3], Handschriftenerbe des deutschen Mittelalters, 3 vols. (= Mittelalterliche Bibliothekskataloge Deutschlands und der Schweiz: Ergänzungsband 1), Munich: C. H. Beck'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1989-90: Worms, Franziskaner

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 16
Summary Catalogue no. 14749
Summary of contents Bible (part): Genesis to Tobias.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fleuronnée initials. (P&A iii. 428)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 343

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 17
Summary Catalogue no. 14750
Summary of contents Job with gloss.
Language Latin
Origin French, West (Laon?)
Date 12th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A i. 470)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 343

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 18
Summary Catalogue no. 14751
Summary of contents Deed (once part of the binding): grant of lands at Stapleford Abbot's in Essex by Mrs. Grey, daughter of Thomas Bull. || Psalter. French religious poem (fols. 102r-105v). English poem accompanied by music ('Worldes blis ne last no þrowe ...') (fols. 105v-106r). Latin poem with music and prayers (fols. 106v-107v).
Language Latin, French, and English
Origin English
Date 16th century || 13th century
Material parchment

Decoration
- || Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 343
Manuscript image fol. 105v Poem with music beginning: "Worldes blis ne last".
Bibliography
1999
Ruth J. Dean (with Maureen B. M. Boulton), Anglo-Norman literature: a guide to texts and manuscripts (Anglo-Norman Text Society, Occasional Publications Series, No. 3), London 1999, no. 915

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.
1998
Ernest H. Sanders, 'The medieval motet', first published 1973, reprinted in his collected articles, French and English polyphony of the 13th and 14th centuries: style and notation [reprinted articles] (Variorum Collected Studies Series CS637), Aldershot, etc.: Ashgate, 1998, Article IV, p. 516
1996
Judith Tschann & M. B. Parkes, eds., Facsimile of Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Digby 86 (Early English Text Society, SS 16), Oxford, etc., 1996, p. xxviii [fol. 105v]

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.Pal.
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 140

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 19
Summary Catalogue no. 14752
Summary of contents Psalter.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date after 1474
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. (P&A ii. 398)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 344

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 20
Summary Catalogue no. 14753
Summary of contents Psalter. Use of Sarum.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. (P&A iii. 1034)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 344
Manuscript image fol. 68v Gold initial S(alvum) squared on multicoloured ground; part border of sprays with gold balls.
Bibliography
1995
Kathleen L. Scott, 'Limning and book-producing terms and signs in situ in late-medieval English manuscripts: a first listing', in New science out of old books: studies in manuscripts and early printed books in honour of A. I. Doyle (eds. Richard Beadle & A. J. Piper), Aldershot: Scolar Press, 1995, pp. 142-188, at p. 166 n. 29
SCWMSS archive: = REFS. CI.30

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 21
Summary Catalogue no. 14754
Summary of contents Psalter.
Language Latin
Origin Flemish, French Flanders
Date 14th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other borders, historiated and other initials, damaged. (P&A i. 298, pl. XXIII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 344
Manuscript image fol. 127v Initial 'A' with God's head without a halo.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 22
Summary Catalogue no. 14755
Summary of contents Two French and one English song ('[M]irie it is while sumer ilast ... ') accompanied by music (endleaf). || Psalter (imperfect).
Language English and French || Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, first half || 12th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
- || Initials.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 344
Manuscript image fol. 1r French song.
Bibliography
1999
Ruth J. Dean (with Maureen B. M. Boulton), Anglo-Norman literature: a guide to texts and manuscripts (Anglo-Norman Text Society, Occasional Publications Series, No. 3), London 1999, nos. 106, 107

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.
1994
Thomas G. Duncan, 'Two Middle English penitential lyrics: sound and scansion', in Late-medieval religious texts and their transmission: essays in honour of A. I. Doyle, edited by A. J. Minnis (York Manuscripts Conferences: Proceedings Series, vol. III), Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1994, pp. 55-65, at p. 55n.
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 140
1991
Margaret Laing, 'Anchor texts and literary manuscripts in Early Middle English', in Regionalism in late medieval manuscripts and texts: Essays celebrating the publication of A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English, ed. Felicity Riddy (= York Manuscripts Conferences: Proceedings Series, 2 [Proceedings of the 1989 Conference]), Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1991, pp. 27-52, at p. 49

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 23
Summary Catalogue no. 14756
Summary of contents Psalter.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, third quarter (c. 1270)
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initials (that on fol. 99v unfinished). By two hands. (P&A iii. 467, pl. XLI)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 344
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345
Bibliography
1997
P. R. Robinson, 'A twelfth-century scriptrix from Nunnaminster', in Of the making of books: medieval manuscripts, their scribes and readers. Essays presented to M. B. Parkes, ed. P. R. Robinson & Rivkah Zim, Aldershot: Scolar Press, 1997, pp. 73-93, at p. 83 n. 43

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R
1995
David N. Bell, What nuns read: books and libraries in medieval English nunneries (Cistercian Studies Series, 158), Kalamazoo, MI, & Spencer, MA, 1995, p. 214: Wilton 3

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 24
Summary Catalogue no. 14757
Summary of contents Ps.-John Chrysostom, Opus imperfectum in Mattheum.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A iii. 788)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 25
Summary Catalogue no. 14758
Composite two parts
Summary of contents New Testament. || Interpretation of Hebrew names in the Bible.
Language Latin
Origin ? || Italian
Date c. 1300
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 26
Summary Catalogue no. 14759
Summary of contents Concordance to Latin Bible.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 27
Summary Catalogue no. 15458
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares (selections).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Naples (?)
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Decoration
Border (mutilated), initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 376)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 429

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 28
Summary Catalogue no. 14760
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. Humanist script. (P&A i. 704)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 29
Summary Catalogue no. 14761
Summary of contents Ps.-Seneca and Ps.-Paul, Letters. Seneca, Epistulae morales; Apocolocyntosis. Ps.-Seneca, Prouerbia. Cicero, De officiis (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin French, North (?)
Date c. 1200
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 506)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 345
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 346

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 30
Summary Catalogue no. 14762
Summary of contents Ps-Cicero, De arte rhetorica ad Herennium (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, historiated and other initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 795, pl. LXXIV)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 346

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 32
Summary Catalogue no. 14763
Summary of contents Cicero, Somnium Scipionis.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initial. (P&A ii. 825)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 346

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 33
Summary Catalogue no. 14764
Summary of contents Cicero, De amicitia; De senectute; Paradoxa.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. Good miniature (drawing) added, 15th century, second half, fol. v verso. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 823)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 346

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 34
Summary Catalogue no. 14765
Summary of contents Cicero, De inventione (end lost).
Language Latin
Date 13th century, early
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 346
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 347

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 35
Summary Catalogue no. 14766
Summary of contents Cicero, Disputationes Tusculanae.
Language Latin
Origin French
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment, paper

Decoration
Initials. (P&A i. 793)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 347

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 36
Summary Catalogue no. 14767
Summary of contents Cicero, De inventione; De amicitia. Ps-Cicero, De arte rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 347
Bibliography
1997
Bibliographie annuelle du moyen-âge tardif: auteurs et textes latins, Tome VII, for 1996-7 (compiled by Jean-Pierre Rothschild, I.R.H.T., section latine), Paris & Turnhout: Editions Brepols, 1997, no. 1617

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 37
Summary Catalogue no. 14768
Summary of contents P. P. Vergerio, De ingenuis moribus. Three letters of Cicero (Ad fam. i. 10, iv. 15, ii. 2).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A ii. 824)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 347

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 38
Summary Catalogue no. 14769
Composite fols. 1-57 || B || C || D || E || F
Summary of contents Gilbert of Hoyland, Tractatus ascetici. Ascetic treatises. Etc. || Cicero, De senectute. || Calcidius, Commentary on Plato, Timaeus (first part). || Liber Ioseph et Aseneth, Latin tr. from Greek. || Theological excerpts, partly about St. Cuthbert. || Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1200 || 13th century || 12th century, end || 13th century || 13th century || c. 1200
Material parchment

Decoration
Penwork. || - || - || - || - || -

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 347
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 348
Bibliography
1995
Codices Boethiani: a conspectus of manuscripts of the works of Boethius. I, Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland, eds. M. T. Gibson & Lesley Smith (Warburg Institute Surveys and Texts, 25), London: The Warburg Institute, University of London, 1995, pp. 209-210 no. 195

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 39
Summary Catalogue no. 14770
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae; Opuscula sacra.
Language Latin
Origin English (?)
Date 12th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A iii. 276)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 348
Manuscript image fol. 12v-13r Text pages with blue initial 'N' and green initial 'P'.
Bibliography
1995
Codices Boethiani: a conspectus of manuscripts of the works of Boethius. I, Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland, eds. M. T. Gibson & Lesley Smith (Warburg Institute Surveys and Texts, 25), London: The Warburg Institute, University of London, 1995, pp. 210-11 no. 196

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 40
Summary Catalogue no. 14771
Composite three parts
Summary of contents 'Liber Iparci', beg. 'Terra fundata est super stabilitatem suam ...'. || 'Disputacio inter clericum et militem'. Nicolaus de Lyra, Contra iudaeum de uerbis euangelii. || Roger Conway, De regalibus Christi. William Norton, Tabula super doctorem de Lyra. Astronomical treatise.
Language Latin
Date 12th century || 15th century || 15th century
Material parchment, paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 348
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 349
Bibliography
1998
Fiona Somerset, Clerical discourse and lay audience in late medieval England (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature, 37), Cambridge, etc.: Cambridge University Press, 1998, pp. 79 n. 31, 84-5 and n. 38
1997
Handschriftenarchiv Bernhard Bischoff (Bibliothek der Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Hs. C 1, C 2): Microfiche-Edition, ed. Arno Mentzel-Reuters [with list of MSS. by Zdenka Stoklaskova & Marcus Stumpf] (Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Hilfsmittel 16), Munich 1997, Fiche 48: XCVII.5.14

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R
1995
David C. Fowler, The life and times of John Trevisa, medieval scholar, Seattle & London: University of Washington Press, 1995, p. 250 (Listing in Bibliography) [fols. 32-8]

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 41
Summary Catalogue no. 14772
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae, with extracts from the French version of Jean de Meun added in the 15th century.
Language Latin and French
Origin English (?)
Date 12th century, first half, and 15th century
Material parchment

Decoration
One fine, other good initials. (P&A iii. 123, pl. XII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 349
Manuscript image fol. 1r Initial 'C' with two long-eared beast heads biting into vine tendril design. Text with glosses.
Manuscript image fol. 1v Text page with glosses, and pale blue initial 'N' which has decorations in rose and yellow with gold discs.
Bibliography
1995
Codices Boethiani: a conspectus of manuscripts of the works of Boethius. I, Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland, eds. M. T. Gibson & Lesley Smith (Warburg Institute Surveys and Texts, 25), London: The Warburg Institute, University of London, 1995, pp. 211-212 no. 197

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 42
Summary Catalogue no. 14773
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date c. 1440-1450
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, historiated and other initials. Humanistic script. The first page is written in silver. (P&A ii. 229, pl. XXI)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 349
Manuscript image fol. 16v 3-line gold initial 'N' decorated with white stem interlace and a butterfly.
Bibliography
1993
A. J. Fairbank & R. W. Hunt, Humanistic script of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, reprinted edition (Bodleian picture books, New series no. 2), Oxford: Bodleian Library, 1993, Plate 8

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 43
Summary Catalogue no. 14774
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha. Ps.-Sallust and Ps.-Cicero, Inuectiuae.
Language Latin
Origin French, South
Date 12th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initial. Mappa mundi. (P&A i. 473)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 349
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 350
Manuscript image fol. 56v Circular diagram, mappa mundi, with the words "Roma" and "Europa" written in the lower left quarter.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 44
Summary Catalogue no. 14775
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Flemish (?)
Date 11th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Mappa mundi, initials. (P&A i. 268)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 350
Manuscript image fol. 17v Simple mappa mundi.
Bibliography
1997
Paul Saenger, Space between words: the origins of silent reading (Figurae: reading medieval culture), Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1997, pp. 198, 200
Evelyn Edson, Mapping time and space: how medieval mapmakers viewed their world (The British Library Studies in Map History, vol. I), London: The British Library, first published 1997, paperback edn. 1999, pp. 19, 169; fig. 2.1

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 45
Summary Catalogue no. 14776
Composite fols. 3-63 || fols. 64-163
Summary of contents Solinus, Polyhistor. || Sidonius Apollinaris, letters and poems.
Language Latin
Origin Flemish or French
Date c. 1200 || 12th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A i. 281) || Good initial. (P&A i. 278)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 350
Bibliography
1993
R. A. B. Mynors & R. M. Thomson, Catalogue of the manuscripts of Hereford Cathedral Library, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer for The Dean and Chapter of Hereford Cathedral, 1993, p. 14

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R. Cat.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 46
Summary Catalogue no. 14777
Summary of contents Lactantius, Divinae institutiones.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 350

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 47
Summary Catalogue no. 14778
Summary of contents Lactantius, De ira Dei; De opificio Dei. Basil of Caesarea, Admonitio ad filium spiritualem, tr. Leonardo Bruni Aretino. P. P. Vergerio, De ingenuis moribus. Xenophon, Hiero, tr. Leonardo Bruni Aretino.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Milan
Date 1441
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, historiated and other initials. By the Master of the Vitae Imperatorum. Written in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 696, pl. LXVIII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 350
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 351
Manuscript image fol. 51r 6-line initial F(ranciscus) formed by red and green winged dragon framing half-figure in profile, on gold ground.
Bibliography
1999
John M. McManamon, S.J., Pierpaolo Vergerio the Elder and Saint Jerome: an edition and translation of Sermones pro Sancto Hieronymo (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 177), Tempe, Arizona: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1999, pp. 98 n. 17 (Plate 5), 274
1997
Andrew G. Watson, A descriptive catalogue of the medieval manuscripts of All Souls College Oxford, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997, App. II.13

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 48
Summary Catalogue no. 14779
Summary of contents Lactantius, De ira Dei; De opificio Dei. Quintilian, Institutio oratoria (fragment of book x).
Language Latin
Date 1439
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 351
Bibliography
2000
A. C. de la Mare, 'A Livy copied by Giacomo Curlo dismembered by Otto Ege', in Interpreting and collecting fragments of medieval books (Proceedings of The Seminar in the History of the Book to 1500, Oxford 1998), ed. Linda L. Brownrigg & Margaret M. Smith, Los Altos Hills, CA, & London, 2000, pp. 57-88, at p. 85

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 49
Summary Catalogue no. 14780
Summary of contents Aristotle, etc., Logica uetus, with gloss.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 351
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 352
Bibliography
1995
Codices Boethiani: a conspectus of manuscripts of the works of Boethius. I, Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland, eds. M. T. Gibson & Lesley Smith (Warburg Institute Surveys and Texts, 25), London: The Warburg Institute, University of London, 1995, p. 212 no. 198

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 50
Summary Catalogue no. 14781
Summary of contents Henry of Avranches (?), Grammar in verse, beg. 'Comoda grammatice ...', with notes and glosses.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, early
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 352

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 51
Summary Catalogue no. 14782
Summary of contents Paulus Diaconus, Epitome of Sextus Pompeius Festus, De significatione uerborum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, late
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 352

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 52
Summary Catalogue no. 14783
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones grammaticae, bks. i-xvi, with gloss.
Language Latin
Origin French, North (?)
Date c. 1200
Material parchment

Decoration
Good painted and decorative initials. Marginal sketch, fol. 145v. (P&A i. 507)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 352

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 53
Summary Catalogue no. 14784
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones grammaticae, bks. xvii and xviii.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 352
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 353

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 54
Summary Catalogue no. 14785
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones grammaticae, bks. xvii and xviii.
Language Latin
Origin Flemish (?)
Date 14th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Decorative initials. Later sketches, mostly at quire markings. (P&A i. 300)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 353

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 55
Summary Catalogue no. 14786
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones grammaticae, bks. xvii and xviii.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 353

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 56
Summary Catalogue no. 14787
Summary of contents Literatim copy of Andrea Guarna, Bellum grammaticale, Paris: Stephanus, 1536.
Language Latin
Date 16th century (?)
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 353

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 57
Summary Catalogue no. 14788
Summary of contents Disticha Catonis. Ilias Latina. Cato nouus.
Language Latin
Date 12th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 353
Bibliography
2001
Helmut Gneuss, Handlist of Anglo-Saxon manuscripts: a list of manuscripts and manuscript fragments written or owned in England up to 1100 (Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 241), Tempe AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2001, no. 664 (part)

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R. Cat.
1999
Richard Gameson, The manuscripts of Early Norman England (c. 1066-1130), Oxford, etc.: OUP for The British Academy, 1999, p. 141 part of no. 759
1996
1994
David N. Dumville, 'English libraries before 1066: use and abuse of the manuscript evidence' [revised version of article first printed 1981], in Anglo-Saxon manuscripts: basic readings, ed. Mary P. Richards (Basic Readings in Anglo-Saxon England, vol. 2 = Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 1434), New York & London 1994, pp. 169-219, at pp. 200-1 [= Gneuss no. 664]
Helmut Gneuss, 'Anglo-Saxon libraries from the conversion to the Benedictine reform' [first published 1986], reprinted in his Books and libraries in early England (Variorum Collected Studies Series, CS558), Aldershot, etc.: Variorum, 1996, article no. II, p. 667
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 141

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 58
Summary Catalogue no. 14789
Summary of contents Disticha Catonis.
Language Latin
Date 13th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 354

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 59
Summary Catalogue no. 14790
Summary of contents Disticha Catonis.
Language Latin and English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 354
Bibliography
2001
Paul Lee, Nunneries, learning and spirituality in late medieval English society: the Dominican priory of Dartford, Woodbridge, etc.: York Medieval Press, 2001, p. 226 (listing in Bibliography only)
1995
David N. Bell, What nuns read: books and libraries in medieval English nunneries (Cistercian Studies Series, 158), Kalamazoo, MI, & Spencer, MA, 1995, p. 133: Dartford 8

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 60
Summary Catalogue no. 14791
Composite six parts
Summary of contents Moral and grammatical pieces.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century, early
Material paper, parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 354
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 355
Bibliography
1994
Emil J. Polak, Medieval and Renaissance letter treatises and form letters: a census of manuscripts found in part of Western Europe, Japan, and the United States of America (Davis Medieval Texts and Studies, 9), Leiden, etc.: E. J. Brill, 1994, p. 382

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 61
Summary Catalogue no. 14792
Summary of contents Palladius, De re rustica (imperfect at the end).
Language Latin
Date 12th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 355

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 62
Summary Catalogue no. 14793
Summary of contents Palladius, De re rustica. Treatise on architecture, beg. 'Multa oratione de artis architectorie peritia ...'. Chronicle. Vigilius Tapsensis, Altercationes tres.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Marginal drawings, borders, initials. (P&A iii. 307)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 355
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 356
Bibliography
1994
Lucio Toneatto, Codices artis mensoriae: i manoscritti degli antichi opuscoli latini d'agrimensura (V-XIX sec.), Tom. I-III (Testi, Studi, Strumenti, 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull'alto medioevo, 1994 (I-II), 1995 (III), no. 172/130: Tom. I, p. 115; Tom. III, pp. 1178-80, 1198, 1208, 1212, 1217, 1221, 1391

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 63
Summary Catalogue no. 14794
Summary of contents Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the philosophers, tr. Ambrogio Traversari.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. The lower strip of border, fol. 2, which had arms originally (offprint, fol. 1v) cut out. A replacement from another MS. written on paper pasted on, also Ferrara, 15th century, third quarter. Humanistic script. Annotations by Ludovico Carbone. (P&A ii. 408, pl. XXXIX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 356
Bibliography
1995
Albinia C. de la Mare, 'Lo scriptorium di Malatesta Novello', in Libraria Domini: i manoscritti della Biblioteca Malatestiana: testi e decorazioni, eds. Fabrizio Lollini & Piero Lucchi, Bologna: Grafis Edizioni, 1995, pp. 35-93, at p. 84

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 66
Summary Catalogue no. 14797
Summary of contents Phalaris, Epistles, tr. Francesco Aretino.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial on fol. 2r. Related to the style of Filippo Torelli. Humanistic script. Simple coloured initials. (P&A ii. 244, pl. XXII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 356
Manuscript image fol. 2r 5-line gold initial V(ellem) with vine-stem borders which may be by Filippo di Matteo Torelli, with characterisic bird and butterfly. Arms may be of Niccolo de Meleto, a Florentine merchant in Bologna. Skilful rather joined humanistic script.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 67
Summary Catalogue no. 15565
Composite two parts
Summary of contents Legal notes (fragment). || Collations of Quintus Curtius Rufus, Historia Alexandri Magni.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1300 || c. 1700
Material parchment || paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 436
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 437

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 68
Summary Catalogue no. 14798
Summary of contents Leonardo Bruni, De bello Italico (from Procopius).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Milan
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Related to the style of the so-called 'Ippolyta Master'. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 737, pl. LXXI)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 357
Manuscript image fol. 2r 7-line gold initial 'E' with white stem interlace. Surround border with multicoloured aroid flower forms, gold discs; gold initials 'HIS' at top, 'I' and 'O' in lower margin, both framed by penwork in lavender ink; also oxidised silver crested helm.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 69
Summary Catalogue no. 14799
Summary of contents Bestiarium moralizatum (first part).
Language Latin
Date 13th century, late
Material parchment

Decoration
Spaces left blank for small pictures.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 357

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 87
Summary Catalogue no. 14815
Summary of contents Plutarch, Lives of Alexander and Caesar, tr. Guarino.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 409, pl. XL)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 359
Manuscript image fol. 2r 8-line initial R(egis) with white stem interlace continued in surround border which has arms with motto on laurel wreath.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 89
Summary Catalogue no. 14817
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 150
Summary of contents Aristophanes, Plutus; Nubes.
Language Greek
Date 16th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 359
Quarto image Col. 711

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 93
Summary Catalogue no. 14821
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 154
Summary of contents Aristotle, De virtutibus. In Greek with a Latin version by Georgius Hermonymus dedicated to John Sherwood, bishop of Durham (d. 1494).
Language Latin, Greek, and English
Origin French
Date 1484-1494
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine marginal drawing based on a portrait of Louis XII. Borders, initials. The Greek text was written by G. Hermonymus. Latin text in humanist script. (P&A i. 794, pl. LIX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 359
Quarto image Col. 712
Bibliography
1999
J. B. Trapp, 'The humanist book', in The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain, vol. III, 1400-1557, eds. Lotte Hellinga & J. B. Trapp, Cambridge 1999, pp. 285-315, at p. 302 n. 105
1995
Jonathan Harris, Greek emigres in the West 1400-1520, Camberley: Porphyrogenitus, 1995, p. 146 and n. 125

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 94
Summary Catalogue no. 14822
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 155
Summary of contents Diocles Carystius, Epistola ad Antigonum regem.
Language Greek
Date 15th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 359
Quarto image Col. 712

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 96
Summary Catalogue no. 15567
Composite five parts
Summary of contents Metrical list of Latin words and their derivatives. || Alexander de Villa Dei, Doctrinale magnum. || John of Garland, De mysteriis ecclesiae; Morale scholarium. || Grammatical commentary on Alexander Nequam, De nominibus utensilium. || Horace, Epistles (end lost).
Language Latin, French, and English
Date 13th century || 13th century, first half || 13th century || 13th century || 13th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 437
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 438
Bibliography
1999
Ruth J. Dean (with Maureen B. M. Boulton), Anglo-Norman literature: a guide to texts and manuscripts (Anglo-Norman Text Society, Occasional Publications Series, No. 3), London 1999, no. 301

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 141

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 97
Summary Catalogue no. 14824
Summary of contents Virgil, Georgics.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Humanisttic script. (P&A ii. 299, pl. XXVII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 359
Manuscript image fol. 2r Good vine stem border on pink and blue ground, birds, heavily shaded red-winged putti flanking Albizzi arms. Skilful humanistic cursive bookhand.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 98
Summary Catalogue no. 14825
Summary of contents Virgil, Georgics.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Milan
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders, historiated initials. By the Master of the Vitae Imperatorum. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 705, pl. LXIX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360
Manuscript image fol. 49v Miniature with Beekeepers, beehives and extraction of honey. Historiated initial with Virgil writing.
Manuscript image fol. 34r Miniature. Shepherd and sheep, cowherd with cows; another with two buffalos(?) drinking at pond. Initial T, Virgil writing.
Bibliography
2001
Exhibition Leaflet, The survival of antiquity in Oxford manuscripts: an exhibition in the Bodleian Library Summer 2001, [Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2001], no. B8

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.
1964
Cited in Studi Medievali, 3rd Series, vol. V, 1 ( 1964), p. 392 [Reference taken from Studi Medievali, 3rd Ser., Indici, Anni I-XX: 1960-1979 (ed. G. Zanella), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull'alto medioevo, 1981, pp. 272-6]

Bodleian shelfmark: = Per. 3962 d. 224

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 99
Summary Catalogue no. 15462
Composite fols. 9-16, 1, 2-8, 17-20 || fols. 21-65 || fols. 66-137 || fols. 138-162 || fols. 163-end
Summary of contents Donatus, Ars minor. Treatise on Latin verbs (imperfect at the end). || Ovid, Heroides. || Walter of Châtillon, Alexandreis. || Alexander Nequam, De nominibus utensilium with glosses. Adam Parvipontanus, De utensilibus. John of Garland, Dictionarius with commentary. || Missal (part). Use of Rheims or Boulogne (?).
Language Latin
Origin ? || ? || ? || English (?) || French (?)
Date 13th century, middle || 13th century, second half ||13th century, second half || 13th century || 12th century, late
Material parchment

Decoration
- || Penwork. || Penwork. || Penwork. || -

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 430
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 431
Bibliography
2000
Richard H. Rouse & Mary A. Rouse, Illiterati et uxorati: manuscripts and their makers. Commercial book producers in medieval Paris 1200-1500, 2 vols., Turnhout: Harvey Miller Publishers, an imprint of Brepols Publishers, 2000, II App. 1A
1999
Ruth J. Dean (with Maureen B. M. Boulton), Anglo-Norman literature: a guide to texts and manuscripts (Anglo-Norman Text Society, Occasional Publications Series, No. 3), London 1999, no. 301

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 141

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 100
Summary Catalogue no. 14826
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides, with some glosses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, late
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 101
Summary Catalogue no. 14827
Summary of contents Ovid, Tristia; Ex Ponto.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century
Material parchment, paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 102
Summary Catalogue no. 14828
Summary of contents Ovid, Epistulae ex Ponto.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 103
Summary Catalogue no. 14829
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, first half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 104
Summary Catalogue no. 14830
Summary of contents Ovid and Ps.-Ovid, various works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, second half
Material paper

Decoration
Good border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 902)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 360
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 361

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 105
Summary Catalogue no. 14831
Summary of contents Ovid, Epistulae ex Ponto, with notes.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, fourth quarter
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 361

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 106
Summary Catalogue no. 14832
Summary of contents Ovid, Epistulae ex Ponto (start lost).
Language Latin
Date 14th century, first half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 361

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 107
Summary Catalogue no. 14833
Summary of contents Ovid, Tristia (end lost).
Language Latin
Date c. 1300
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 361

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 108
Summary Catalogue no. 14834
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria (end lost). Palimpsest: erased text from a Latin 14th-century theological work.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date (upper text) 15th century, first half || (lower text) 14th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 361
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 362

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 109
Summary Catalogue no. 15479
Summary of contents Poems by Hildebert of Lavardin and others. Ovid, De remedio amoris; Epistulae ex Ponto (incomplete). Ranulf de Glanvill (attrib.), Tractatus de legibus et consuetudinibus regum Angliae (end lost). || Fragments of a Suffolk court-roll (endleaves).
Language Latin and French
Date c. 1200 || (endleaves) 14th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 432
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 433
Bibliography
1998
Sigrid Krämer, Bibliographie Bernhard Bischoff und Verzeichnis aller von ihm herangezogenen Handschriften (Fuldaer Hochschulschriften, 27), Frankfurt am Main: Verlag Josef Knecht, 1998, No. 154, 29, 206
1996
Suzanne Reynolds, Medieval reading: grammar, rhetoric and the classical text, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996, p. 14
1992
M. B. Parkes, Pause and effect: an introduction to the history of punctuation in the West, Aldershot: Scolar Press, 1992, pp. 103, 149 n. 49
Wolfgang Maaz, Lateinische Epigrammatik im hohen Mittelalter: Literarhistorische Untersuchungen zur Martial-Rezeption (Spolia Berolinensia: Berliner Beiträge zur Mediävistik, 2), Hildesheim, etc.: Weidmann, 1992, p. 299
1977
Cited in Studi Medievali, 3rd Series, vol. XVIII, 1 ( 1977), pp. 67 & n., 77-109 [Reference taken from Studi Medievali, 3rd Ser., Indici, Anni I-XX: 1960-1979 (ed. G. Zanella), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull'alto medioevo, 1981, pp. 272-6]

Bodleian shelfmark: = Per. 3962 d. 224
1974
Cited in Studi Medievali, 3rd Series, vol. XV, 2 ( 1974), pp. 1020-49 [Reference taken from Studi Medievali, 3rd Ser., Indici, Anni I-XX: 1960-1979 (ed. G. Zanella), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull'alto medioevo, 1981, pp. 272-6]

Bodleian shelfmark: = Per. 3962 d. 224

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 110
Summary Catalogue no. 14835
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satires. Persius, Satires.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 13th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Penwork initials. At Verona in 1698. (P&A ii, list, p. 105)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 362

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 111
Summary Catalogue no. 14836
Summary of contents Avianus, Fables. Aesopus moralizatus.
Language Latin and Old English
Origin English
Date 11th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 362
Bibliography
2001
Helmut Gneuss, Handlist of Anglo-Saxon manuscripts: a list of manuscripts and manuscript fragments written or owned in England up to 1100 (Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 241), Tempe AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2001, no. 664 (part)

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R. Cat.
2000
Almut Suerbaum, 'Litterae et mores. Zur Textgeschichte der mittelalterlichen Avian-Kommentare', in Schulliteratur im späten Mittelalter, ed. Klaus Grubmüller (Münstersche Mittelalter-Schriften, 69), Munich: Wilhlem Fink Verlag 2000, pp. 383-434, at p. 433
1999
Richard Gameson, The manuscripts of Early Norman England (c. 1066-1130), Oxford, etc.: OUP for The British Academy, 1999, p. 141, part of no. 759
1996
Helmut Gneuss, 'Anglo-Saxon libraries from the conversion to the Benedictine reform' [first published 1986], reprinted in his Books and libraries in early England (Variorum Collected Studies Series, CS558), Aldershot, etc.: Variorum, 1996, article no. II, p. 667
1994
David N. Dumville, 'English libraries before 1066: use and abuse of the manuscript evidence' [revised version of article first printed 1981], in Anglo-Saxon manuscripts: basic readings, ed. Mary P. Richards (Basic Readings in Anglo-Saxon England, vol. 2 = Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 1434), New York & London 1994, pp. 169-219, at pp. 200-1 [= Gneuss no. 664]
1993
Margaret Laing, Catalogue of sources for a linguistic atlas of early medieval English, Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1993, p. 141

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 112
Summary Catalogue no. 14837
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date c. 1430-1440
Material parchment

Decoration
One fine initial in Florentine style, fol. 88v. Fine border (partly damaged) and initials in a different style. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 220)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 362
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 114
Summary Catalogue no. 14839
Summary of contents Statius, Thebais, with some glosses.
Language Latin
Date 13th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363
Bibliography
1994
Jane Chance, Medieval Mythography: from Roman North Africa to the School of Chartres, A.D. 433-1177, Gainesville, etc.: University Press of Florida, 1994, p. 509 n. 126
David Anderson, 'Boccaccio's glosses on Statius', Studi sul Boccaccio, 22 ( 1994), 3-134, ill. 1-10, at p. 127

Bodleian shelfmark: = BOD:M96.F03550

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 115
Summary Catalogue no. 14840
Summary of contents Statius, Achilleis (fragment).
Language Latin
Date 14th century, early
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 116
Summary Catalogue no. 14841
Summary of contents Claudian, In Rufinum; De raptu Proserpinae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good penwork initials added in the 16th century, first half, at Naples (?). (P&A ii. 1013)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 118
Summary Catalogue no. 14843
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 158
Summary of contents Gennadius, Confessio fidei Christianae coram Amurath.
Language Greek
Date 16th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363
Quarto image Col. 713

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 119
Summary Catalogue no. 14844
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 159
Summary of contents Translation of Hugo Grotius, De veritate religionis Christianae, bk. i.
Language Greek
Date 16th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 363
Quarto image Col. 713

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 120
Summary Catalogue no. 14845
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 160
Summary of contents Rhetorical treatises.
Language Greek
Date 15th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364
Quarto image Cols. 713-714

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 121
Summary Catalogue no. 14846
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 161
Summary of contents Manouel Moschopoulus, Scholia on Homer, Iliad, bks. i-ii.
Language Greek
Date 16th century, beginning
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364
Quarto image Col. 714

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 122
Summary Catalogue no. 14847
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 162
Summary of contents Nemesius of Emesa, De natura hominis.
Language Greek
Date 15th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364
Quarto image Col. 714
Quarto image Col. 715

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 124
Summary Catalogue no. 14849
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 164
Summary of contents Annonymous commentary on Ptolemy, Quadripartitum. Porphyrius of Tyre, Commentary on Ptolemy, Quadripartitum.
Language Greek
Date 15th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364
Quarto image Col. 715

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 125
Summary Catalogue no. 14850
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1300
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured initials.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 126
Summary Catalogue no. 14851
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good borders, historiated and other initials. 'Iste Bibliotheca finita est ... a Ricardulo de Samforde', fol. 536v. (P&A iii. 495, pl. XLIX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364
Manuscript image fol. 485r Initial 'S' with St. John seated with a book.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 127
Summary Catalogue no. 14852
Summary of contents Psalter (mutilated and incomplete).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Fine penwork decoration. (P&A iii. 570)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 364

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 128
Summary Catalogue no. 14853
Summary of contents Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Mark, glossed.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured initials.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 365

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 129
Summary Catalogue no. 14854
Composite two parts
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics. || Virgil, Aeneid.
Language Latin
Date 14th century || 13th century, early
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured initials.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 365

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 130
Summary Catalogue no. 14855
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid, with glosses (start lost).
Language Latin
Date 14th century, first half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 365

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 131
Summary Catalogue no. 14856
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Siena.
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. Written in humanistic script by Aringherius Oriens at Siena, fol. 201r. (P&A ii. 301, pl. XXVII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 365

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 132
Summary Catalogue no. 14857
Summary of contents Horace, works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, partly damaged, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 725, pl. LXX)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 366

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 133
Summary Catalogue no. 14858
Summary of contents Horace, Ars poetica.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, first half
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 366

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 134
Summary Catalogue no. 14859
Summary of contents Claudian, works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Mantua
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials. Written and illuminated by Nicholaus Germine de Crispis, 'nomine dictus de Curlis', born in Mantua. (P&A ii. 379, pl. XXXVII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 366
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 367
Manuscript image fol. 3r Gold initial P with 'author portrait'. Border on three sides with multicoloured acanthus leaves and gold discs. Arms, sable a cross or surmounted by another shield or an eagle displayed sable crowned or.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 135
Summary Catalogue no. 14860
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Pavia
Date 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initial (defaced). Fine penwork initials. Fine borders, initials by a French artist (?). Written at Pavia by Ubertus December de Viglevano in 1400. (P&A ii. 685, pl. LXVI)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 367
Manuscript image fol. 7r Green long-necked dragon grotesque in top margin.
Bibliography
1991
M. D. Reeve, 'The rediscovery of classical texts in the Renaissance', in Itinerari dei testi antichi, ed. Oronzo Pecere, Rome 1991, pp. 115-57, at p. 134 n. 31

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 136
Summary Catalogue no. 14861
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, first half
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 367

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 137
Summary Catalogue no. 14862
Summary of contents Cicero, Orations: Pro Marcello, Pro rege Deiotaro, Pro lege Manilia, Pro Milone, Pro Cn. Plancio.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, second half
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 367

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 138
Summary Catalogue no. 14863
Summary of contents Cicero, Orations.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 349, pl. XXXIII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 367
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 368
Manuscript image fol. 67r 5-line gold initial C(um) with white stem interlace on green, rose and blue ground extending into the left margin.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 139
Summary Catalogue no. 15568
Summary of contents Cicero, Partitiones oratoriae; De officiis. Ps.-Quintilian, Declamationes maiores. Extracts from Aulus Gellius.
Language Latin
Origin English, Malmesbury
Date c. 1120-1130
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 438
Bibliography
1999
Richard Gameson, The manuscripts of Early Norman England (c. 1066-1130), Oxford, etc.: OUP for The British Academy, 1999, p. 141 no. 760
1996
Birger Munk Olsen, 'The production of classics in the eleventh and twelfth centuries', in Medieval manuscripts of the Latin classics: production and use, eds. Claudine A. Chavannes-Mazel & Margaret M. Smith (Proceedings of The Seminar in the History of the Book to 1500, Leiden, 1993), Los Altos Hills, CA: Anderson-Lovelace, and London: The Red Gull Press, 1996, pp. 1-17, at p. 7n.
1992
Teresa Webber, Scribes and scholars at Salisbury Cathedral c. 1075 - c. 1125, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992, p. 65

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 140
Summary Catalogue no. 14864
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna (?)
Date 15th century, second quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Good historiated border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 659)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 368

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 141
Summary Catalogue no. 14865
Summary of contents Epitome of Livy.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 368

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 142
Summary Catalogue no. 14866
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good penwork initials (some rubbed). (P&A ii. 918)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 368

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 143
Summary Catalogue no. 14867
Summary of contents Seneca, Epistulae morales.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine penwork borders, initials. Related to penwork decoration found in MSS. illuminated by Zebo da Firenze. (P&A ii. 654, pl. LXIII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 368

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 144
Summary Catalogue no. 14868
Summary of contents Pliny, Historia naturalis.
Language Latin
Origin French (?)
Date c. 1200 (?)
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 369

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 154
Summary Catalogue no. 14878
Summary of contents Johannes Secundus, autograph poems.
Language Latin
Date c. 1530-1535
Material paper
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Bibliography
1998
Jozef Ijsewijn with Dirk Sacré, Companion to Neo-Latin Studies, Part II, Literary, linguistic, philological and editorial questions, 2nd edn. (Supplementa Humanistica Lovaniensia, XIV), Leiden: Leiden University Press, 1998, p. 444

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 155
Summary Catalogue no. 14879
Summary of contents Isidore of Seville, Etymologiae, with the preliminary letters between Isidore and Braulio.
Language Latin
Date 12th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 156
Summary Catalogue no. 14880
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 168
Summary of contents Collection of ascetic treatises and homilies (fragment).
Language Greek
Origin Italian, South
Date 10th century, end, 11th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Ornamental strips and decorated initials. (Hutter iii. 22, Abb. 92)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Quarto image Col. 716
Quarto image Col. 717
Bibliography
1997
Enrica Follieri, 'La minuscola libraria dei secoli IX e X' [first published 1977], reprinted in her Byzantina et Italograeca: studi di filologia e di paleografia [collected articles], ed. Augusta Acconcia Longo, Lidia Perria & Andrea Luzzi (Storia e letteratura: raccolta di studi e testi, 195), Rome 1997, pp. 205-248, at p. 222 n. 65
1991
Santo Lucà, 'Scritture e libri della "scuola niliana", in Scritture, libri e testi nelle aree provinciali di Bisanzio: Atti del seminario di Erice (18-25 settembre 1988) (eds. Guglielmo Cavallo, Giuseppe de Gregorio & Marilena Maniaci), 2 vols. (= Biblioteca del "Centro per il collegamento degli studi medievali e umanistici nell' Università di Perugia", 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull' alto medioevo, 1991, vol. I, pp. 319-87 and 24 plates, at pp. 339-340, 365 n. 203

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 157
Summary Catalogue no. 14881
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 169
Summary of contents A catena of patristic commentary on the Epistle of Jude.
Language Greek
Date 9th century or 10th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Quarto image Col. 717

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 158
Summary Catalogue no. 14882
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 170
Summary of contents Canons of Church councils. Patristic and theological pieces. [Imperfect at beginning and end.]
Language Greek
Date 11th century, 14th century and 15th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Quarto image Cols. 717-718
Quarto image Cols. 719-720
Quarto image Col. 721
Bibliography
2000
Giuseppe De Gregorio, 'Materiali vecchi e nuovi per uno studio della minuscola greca fra VII e IX secolo', in I manoscritti greci tra riflessione e dibattito: Atti del V Colloquio Internazionale di Paleografia Greca (Cremona, 4-10 ottobre 1998), ed. Giancarlo Prato, 2 vols. + plates (Papyrologica Florentina, 31), Florence: Edizioni Gonnelli, 2000, pp. 83-151, at p. 133 n. 250
1999
Paul Jonathan Fedwick, Bibliotheca Basiliana Universalis: a study of the manuscript tradition, translations and editions of the works of Basil of Caesarea. IV, Testimonia, liturgical and canonical compositions, florilegia, catenae, iconography: IV, 2, Manuscripts -- Libraries (Corpus Christianorum), Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 1999, p. 921 (siglum 'k5462')

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 159, MS. Rawl. G. 160
Summary Catalogue no. 14883, 14884
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 171
Summary of contents John Chrysostom, Homilies.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine
Date 11th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Ornamental strips and decorated initials at the beginnings of homilies. (Hutter iii. 35, Abb. 136-141)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Quarto image Col. 722

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 161
Summary Catalogue no. 14885
Summary of contents Bible.
Language Latin
Origin Austria
Date 1399
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 151, pl. X)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 370
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 371
Bibliography
1994
Christopher de Hamel, A history of illuminated manuscripts, 2nd edn., London 1994, p. 228, pl. 207

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 162
Summary Catalogue no. 14886
Summary of contents Bible (incomplete, Psalms to Revelation).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1300
Material parchment

Decoration
Fleuronnée initials. (P&A iii. 529)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 371

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 163
Summary Catalogue no. 14887
Summary of contents Psalter, with gloss of Bruno of Würzburg, d. 1045.
Language Latin
Origin German, Tegernsee
Date 11th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. (P&A i. 33, pl. IV)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 371
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 372
Bibliography
1994
Margaret Gibson, 'Carolingian glossed psalters', in The early medieval bible: its production, decoration and use, ed. Richard Gameson, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994, pp. 78-100, at pp. 84; 97 n. 63
1992
Margaret Gibson, T. A. Heslop & Richard W. Pfaff, eds., The Eadwine Psalter: text, image and monastic culture in twelfth-century Canterbury [collected essays], London and University Park 1992, p. 110 n.
1989
Sigrid Krämer [with Michael Bernhard for vol. 3], Handschriftenerbe des deutschen Mittelalters, 3 vols. (= Mittelalterliche Bibliothekskataloge Deutschlands und der Schweiz: Ergänzungsband 1), Munich: C. H. Beck'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1989-90: Tegernsee

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 164
Summary Catalogue no. 14888
Summary of contents Nicholas of Lyre, Postilla litteralis on Genesis to Joshua, with the general prologues.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 372

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 165
Summary Catalogue no. 15569
Summary of contents Peter Lombard, Commentary on St. Paul's Epistles.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date c. 1220-1230
Material parchment

Decoration
One fine historiated initial. Fine and good initials. (P&A iii. 365, pl. XXXI)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 439

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 166
Summary Catalogue no. 14889
Summary of contents Thomas Aquinas, Catena aurea on Gospels of Saints Matthew and Mark.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Good penwork initial, 14th century, middle (replacement, fols. 1-28). Fols. 29r-193v perhaps not English. (P&A iii. 643)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 372
Manuscript image fol. 245v Text page with gloss.
Manuscript image fol. 246r Text page with gloss.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 167
Summary Catalogue no. 14890
Summary of contents Gospels of St. Luke and St. John (mutilated).
Language Latin
Origin Irish (?)
Date 8th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border and initials (defaced). Fine and good initials. Written in Irish majuscule. (P&A iii. 1268, pls. CXII-CXIII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 372
Manuscript image fol. 60v Dotted interlace initial U(na autem) in yellow, orange and purple. Smaller coloured and dotted initials throughout the text.
Bibliography
2001
Helmut Gneuss, Handlist of Anglo-Saxon manuscripts: a list of manuscripts and manuscript fragments written or owned in England up to 1100 (Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 241), Tempe AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2001, no. 664.5

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R. Cat.
1998
Sigrid Krämer, Bibliographie Bernhard Bischoff und Verzeichnis aller von ihm herangezogenen Handschriften (Fuldaer Hochschulschriften, 27), Frankfurt am Main: Verlag Josef Knecht, 1998, No. 16, 38
Cited in more than one article by Patrick McGurk as reprinted in his collected articles, Gospel Books and early Latin manuscripts (Variorum Collected Studies Series CS606), Aldershot, etc.: Ashgate, 1998, Articles I 263; II 169, 173; IV 106; VII 130
1997
Carol Farr, The Book of Kells: its function and audience, London, Toronto & Buffalo: The British Library & University of Toronto Press, 1997, pp. 82, 83, 160, 166, 168
1995
Marco Mostert, 'Celtic, Anglo-Saxon or Insular? Some considerations on 'Irish' manuscript production and their implications for Insular Latin culture, c. AD 500-800', in Cultural Identity and Cultural Integration: Ireland and Europe in the early Middle Ages, ed. Doris Edel, Dublin & Portland, OR: Four Courts Press, 1995, pp. 92-115, at p. 110

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 168
Summary Catalogue no. 14891
Summary of contents Gospel Harmony. Discourse by Senatus, monk of Worcester.
Language Latin
Date 13th century, early
Material parchment

Decoration
Coloured capitals.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 373

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 169
Summary Catalogue no. 14892
Summary of contents Gospel of St. Matthew.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 12th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Later fleuronnée work added to some. (P&A iii. 466)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 373

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 170
Summary Catalogue no. 14893
Summary of contents Psalter. Use of York.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. (P&A iii. 604)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 373
Manuscript image fol. 8r 4-line initial B(eatus) in blue with pattern in white, with pink and blue ivy-leaves against a gold ground on a rectangle of pink and white chequer-board design.

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 171
Summary Catalogue no. 14894
Summary of contents Peter Lombard, Commentary on St. Paul's Epistles.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A iii. 405)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 373

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 183, MS. Rawl. G. 184
Summary Catalogue no. 14900, 14901
Summary of contents Pentateuch with gloss.
Language Latin
Origin French, Paris
Date 13th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 518, pl. XL)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 374
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 375

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 185
Summary Catalogue no. 14902
Summary of contents Psalter. Historical notes of 1374-1537 added in the margins.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 1348-1374
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other borders, historiated and other initials (partly damaged). By the Master of the Egerton Genesis. (P&A iii. 653, pl. LXVII)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 375
Manuscript image fol. 43r 5-line blue initial D(ixit) with God looking down from clouds at monk disputing with a fool.
Bibliography
2000
Ann Buckley, 'Music and musicians in medieval Irish society', Early Music, 28/2 (May 2000), pp. 165-190, at p. 187 no. 12
1999
Kathryn Kerby-Fulton & Denise L. Despres, Iconography and the professional reader: the politics of book production in the Douce Piers Plowman (Medieval Cultures, 15), London & Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1999, pp. 99, 101, 234 n. 36
1997
Joseph McDonnell, Five Hundred Years of the Art of the Book in Ireland: 1500 to the Present [accompanying book for the Exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, 22 May - 27 July 1997], Dublin & London 1997, pp. 8-9
William O'Sullivan, 'A finding list of Sir James Ware's manuscripts', Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Section C, Archaeology, Celtic Studies, History, Linguistics, Literature, 97, C, Number 2 ( 1997), pp. 69-99, at p. 78
Ellen M. Ross, The grief of God: images of the suffering Jesus in late medieval England, New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997, p. 170 (listing in Bibliography)
Lucy Freeman Sandler, 'The Wilton Diptych and images of devotion in illuminated manuscripts', in The regal image of Richard II and the Wilton Diptych, eds. Dillian Gordon, Lisa Monnas & Caroline Elam, London: Harvey Miller Publishers, 1997, pp. 137-154, at pp. 137, 318 n. 2; fig. 75
1993
Lucy Freeman Sandler, 'The image of the book-owner in the fourteenth century: three cases of self-definition', in England in the fourteenth century: Proceedings of the 1991 Harlaxton Symposium, ed. Nicholas Rogers (Harlaxton Medieval Studies, III), Stamford: Paul Watkins, 1993, 58-80, figs. 51-64, at p. x, fig. 56 (fol. 20) [no apparent reference in the article itself]
1991
Werner Mezger, Narrenidee und Fastnachtsbrauch: Studien zum Fortleben des Mittelalters in der europäischen Festkultur (Konstanzer Bibliothek, 15), Constance: Universitätsverlag Konstanz, 1991, p. 231 Abb. 122 [fol. 43v]
1990
Georgian R. Tashjian, David R. Tashjian & Brian J. Enright, Richard Rawlinson: a tercentenary memorial, Kalamazoo (Michigan): New Issues Press, Western Michigan University, 1990

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 186
Summary Catalogue no. 14903
Summary of contents Nicholas Trivet, Commentary on Seneca the Elder, Declamationes. Extracts from Ps.-Seneca, De morum institutione. Seneca, Epistulae morales (extracts).
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 375

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 187
Summary Catalogue no. 14904
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 375
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 376
Manuscript image fol. 1v-2r Commentary around text. Blue and red initials with penwork flourishes.
Bibliography
1995
Codices Boethiani: a conspectus of manuscripts of the works of Boethius. I, Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland, eds. M. T. Gibson & Lesley Smith (Warburg Institute Surveys and Texts, 25), London: The Warburg Institute, University of London, 1995, p. 213 no. 199; p. 266 Pl. 10 (fol. 3r)

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R
1994
Jane Chance, Medieval Mythography: from Roman North Africa to the School of Chartres, A.D. 433-1177, Gainesville, etc.: University Press of Florida, 1994, p. 638 [list of sources] [fols. 46r ff.]

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 188
Summary Catalogue no. 14905
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 172
Summary of contents Antiochus, Homilies.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine
Date 12th century, beginning (?)
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 376
Quarto image Col. 722

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 189
Summary Catalogue no. 14906
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 173
Summary of contents Leo VI, emperor, Orations.
Language Greek
Origin Byzantine
Date 12th century, end
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 376
Quarto image Col. 722
Quarto image Col. 723
Bibliography
1937
Albert Ehrhard, Überlieferung und Bestand der hagiographischen und homiletischen Literatur der griechischen Kirche, 3 vols. (Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, 50-52), Leipzig-Berlin 1937-1952 (reprinted Leipzig 1965), II 236 n. 2 (= Gr. Misc. 173) [Information taken from Lidia Perria, I manoscritti citati da Albert Ehrhard (Testi e Studi Bizantino-Neoellenici, 4), Rome 1979, pp. 103-6]

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 194
Summary Catalogue no. 14911
Summary of contents Cicero, De natura deorum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date c. 1415
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, historiated initial (damaged). By Cristoforo Cortese. (P&A ii. 451, pl. XLIV)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 376

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. G. 199
Summary Catalogue no. 14916
Quarto Catalogue Quarto Catalogue I, Misc. 178
Summary of contents Nikephoros Uranos, Life of Symeon Stylites the Younger.
Language Greek
Origin Greek, Messina
Date 1141
Material parchment

Decoration
Ornamental headpiece and coloured initials. Text laid out in the shape of a cross on fol. 143v. (Hutter iii. 74, Abb. 292-3)

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 3, p. 376
Quarto image Cols. 723-724
Bibliography
1995
Jacques-Hubert Sautel, Répertoire de réglures dans les manuscrits grecs sur parchemin (Bibliologia 13), Turnhout: Brepols, 1995, p. 130 type 20D1
1991
P. Canart & L. Perria, 'Les Écritures livresques des XIe et XIIe siècles', in Paleografia e codicologia greca: Atti del II Colloquio internazionale (Berlino-Wolfenbüttel, 17-21 ottobre 1983), eds. Dieter Harlfinger & Giancarlo Prato, 2 vols. (= Biblioteca di Scrittura e Civiltà, 3), Alessandria: Edizioni dell'Orso, 1991, Tom. I, pp. 67-116 and figs; Tom. II, pp. 51-68 (plates): at Tom. I, pp. 91 n. 84, 109
Diether Roderich Reinsch, 'Bemerkungen zu epirotischen Handschriften', in Scritture, libri e testi nelle aree provinciali di Bisanzio: Atti del seminario di Erice (18-25 settembre 1988) (eds. Guglielmo Cavallo, Giuseppe de Gregorio & Marilena Maniaci), 2 vols. (= Biblioteca del "Centro per il collegamento degli studi medievali e umanistici nell' Università di Perugia", 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull' alto medioevo, 1991, vol. I, pp. 79-97 and 14 plates, at p. 94 n. 46
Ernst Gamillscheg, 'Handschriften aus Kleinasien (9.-12. Jahrhundert): Versuch einer paläographischen Charakterisierung', in Scritture, libri e testi nelle aree provinciali di Bisanzio: Atti del seminario di Erice (18-25 settembre 1988) (eds. Guglielmo Cavallo, Giuseppe de Gregorio & Marilena Maniaci), 2 vols. (= Biblioteca del "Centro per il collegamento degli studi medievali e umanistici nell' Università di Perugia", 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull' alto medioevo, 1991, vol. I, pp. 181-201 and 16 plates, at pp. 198 n. 53, 199 n. 57
Antonio Bravo Garcia, 'Notarios y escrituras en el fondo documental griego de Sevilla (Archivo General de la Fundacion Casa Ducal de Medinaceli)', in Scritture, libri e testi nelle aree provinciali di Bisanzio: Atti del seminario di Erice (18-25 settembre 1988) (eds. Guglielmo Cavallo, Giuseppe de Gregorio & Marilena Maniaci), 2 vols. (= Biblioteca del "Centro per il collegamento degli studi medievali e umanistici nell' Università di Perugia", 5), Spoleto: Centro italiano di studi sull' alto medioevo, 1991, vol. II, pp. 417-445 and 20 plates, at p. 437 n. 55
1982
Florentias Euangelatou-Notara, Work in modern Greek on Greek manuscripts, 9th century to A.D. 1204, as evidence for economic and social life [English translation of Greek title], Athens 1982 [in Greek], pp. 55, 56, 111, 113, 201
1937
Albert Ehrhard, Überlieferung und Bestand der hagiographischen und homiletischen Literatur der griechischen Kirche, 3 vols. (Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, 50-52), Leipzig-Berlin 1937-1952 (reprinted Leipzig 1965), III 959 (= Gr. Misc. 178) [Information taken from Lidia Perria, I manoscritti citati da Albert Ehrhard (Testi e Studi Bizantino-Neoellenici, 4), Rome 1979, pp. 103-6]


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