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The Icelandic code of laws promulgated by King Magnus Lagabætir in 1280, or Jonsbok, with full list of contents, written in the 17th cent. (?)

MS. Boreal 13
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  • Request

With full list of contents at fol. 180.


  • Creation: written in the 17th cent. (?)


224 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Icelandic


MS. Boreal 13

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 20654

A catalogue by Magnusen, dated 1828, is in the Library, and was printed in 1832 with the title 'Catalogus...codicum cliii manuscriptorum Borealium præcipuæ Islandicæ originis, ...autcore... Finno Magnæo, Islando'.

Physical Facet

On paper, many leaves injured, misplaced in binding and some lost


7 1/4 × 6 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom