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'Speculum juniorum', Written in the 14th century in England

MS. Wood empt. 22
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Speculum juniorum', or theological commonplaces, of which MS. Laud. misc. 150, Bodl. 767 are other copies. beg. 'Rationabilem creaturam a deo factam', ends 'nec debet aliquid accipi pro hoc sacramento nec pro aliis, set gratis debet conferri'.


  • Creation: Written in the 14th century in England


200 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Wood empt. 22

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. II, no. 8610

Custodial History

Formerly no. 56 in, perhaps, Ralph Sheldon's library (fol. 1v), and before that owned by Henry Jackson of Corpus Christi college, Oxford (fol. 2).

Physical Facet

On parchment


6 1/10 × 3 2/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom