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Finn Jónsson's treatise on ecclesiastical law with notes and additions, written in the 18th cent.

MS. Boreal 37
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request

Stated to be by Vígfús Jónsson, to his brother.


  • Creation: written in the 18th cent.


22 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Icelandic


MS. Boreal 37

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 20678

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'.

Related Materials

See also MS. Boreal 36 for the original essay on Icelandic ecclesiastical law, with excerpts from episcopal constitutions, 1015-1746, etc.: stated to be by bp. Finn Jonsson

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/4 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom