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An Homiliarius, Written in the first half of the 12th century

MS. Canon. Liturg. 391
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

An Homiliarius, containing sermons from the Fathers for use from Advent to Easter: wanting a leaf or two at the end.


  • Creation: Written in the first half of the 12th century


340 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Canon. Liturg. 391

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no. 19472

Custodial History

At fol. ii is prefixed a 'Tabula sermonum, omeliarum & lectionum ...' (early 15th cent.). 'Liber mei Luce de Cantarellis de Regio decretorum doctoris' (15th cent.).


  • See Frere, Bibl. Mus.-Liturg. , p. 25.

Physical Facet

On parchment, in double columns


15 3/4 × 11 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom