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William of Malmesbury, Gesta regum Anglorum and Gesta pontificum Anglorum (bk. 1, part), 13th century

MS. Laud Misc. 729
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  • Creation: 13th century


102 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Laud Misc. 729

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. V, no. 30593

Henry O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars secunda codices Latinos et Miscellaneous Laudianos complectens (Oxford, 1885, reprinted in 1973, with numerous corrections and additions, and an historical introduction by R.W. Hunt), Misc. no. 729

Custodial History

This belonged to John lord Somers [d. 1716], then to sir Joseph Jekyll [d. 1738: no. 227 in the sale], then Thomas Rawlinson [d. 1726: his writing is on fol. i], then probably to dr. Richard Rawlinson.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

18th century sprinkled calf binding, blind stamped

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom