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A Danish translation of a collection of Norwegian laws, from the 11th to the 16th cent., written in 1598 by Georgius Bellicam

MS. Boreal 126
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Beginning with the code of St. Olaf. The date 1598 is at fols. 48, 84v, and at fol. 149 'Anno a Virgo nato 1598 manu propria Georgius Bellicam Saxchopiæn.'.

A MS. which has in 1832 not been printed. Perhaps unique.


  • Creation: written in 1598 by Georgius Bellicam


242 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Danish


MS. Boreal 126

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 20767

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, imperfect at end


8 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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