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Works of Sulpicius Severus, preceded by a short life of him, written in the 15th cent. in the Netherlands (?)

MS. D'Orville 151

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  1. (fol. 1) De vita beati Martini, Epistola ad Desiderium, Epistola ad Aurelium, Epistola ad Bassulam, alia Epistola (all concerned with St. Martin), Dialogi tres
  2. (fol. 65v) '... Vita et passio beati Lamberti Episcopi', by Nicolaus a canon of St. Lambert's at Liége: beg. 'Dilecto ... Wederico ... Sicut nichil est.'.
  3. (fol. 100) 'Tractatus breuis et vtilis de officio sacerdotis ...' beg. 'In nomine Domini, amen. Exigis a me ': followed by a short piece on the Mass (fol. 128).
  4. (fol. 128v) 'De mistica significatione misse': beg. 'Quis ex vobis arguet ... Quia hodie fit mensio.'.

At fol. 24 is a marginal note 'Hucusque legendum est in refectorio.'.


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent. in the Netherlands (?)


133 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 151

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 5. 4

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 17029

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.

Physical Facet

On paper, with coloured capitals, etc.


8 1/2 × 6 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom