The Seven Penitential Psalms, paraphrased in English verse, written in the 15th cent.
Beg. 'Domine, ne in furore tuo ... Lord in thyn angre vnder take me nowȝt': each section is headed by the Latin. The paraphrase has been ascribed to Richard Rolle of Hampole and Richard Maydestone.
- Creation: written in the 15th cent.
Language of Materials
MS. Douce 232
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 21806
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
On fol. 28 'Este libar constat Welliam Dyer' (16th cent.). 'F. Douce 1827, the gift of Mr Laing.' [On f. 1, Z. Boyd, i.e. Zachary Boyd, author of 'The Psalmes of David in meeter', 3rd ed., Glasg., 1646. E.W.B.N.].
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