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An Old English dictionary compiled by Dugdale, Written by Sir William Dugdale in 1644

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MS. Dugdale 29

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An Old English dictionary compiled by Dugdale from the following manuscripts in the possession of Sir Christopher Hatton:
  1. 'Libri quatuor homiliarum Sax" [now MSS. Junius 42-44, Hatton 113]
  2. Liber quasdam constitutiones in concilio apud Wintoniam tempore regis Willelmi conquestoris editas, lingua Saxonica, necnon homilias quasdam Saxonicas continens [now MS. Junius 121]
  3. Liber Sax' Dialogorum Gregorii, cum herbale quodam Sax' annexa [now MS. Barocc. 125]
  4. Liber curae pastoralis, a sancto Gregorio papa editus, et in Saxonicum sermonem translatus per regem Alfredum' [now MS. Hatton 20]
  5. And from the printed book Lambarde, De priscis Anglorum legibus (London 1568, 4°)
  6. And from the printed book The Gospells in Saxon and English (London 1571)
  7. And from the printed book Lambarde's Perambulation of Kent (London 1576)
  8. And from the printed book A Testimony of Antiquitie, by William Lisle (London 1623)
  9. And from the printed book Spelman's Concilia, vol. i (London 1639)
  10. And from the printed book Psalterium Davidis Latino-Saxonicum Vetus (London 1640)
  11. And from the printed book Historia Ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum venerabilis Bedae
  12. And from the printed book Latino-Saxonica, ed. Wheelocke (London 1643)
Labelled 'U'

Dates

  • Written by Sir William Dugdale in 1644

Extent

332 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100)
  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Dugdale 29

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. 6519

Custodial History

The flyleaves are two leaves from a Latin commentary upon the minor prophets, written about 1300, in two columns.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

15 2/5 × 9 7/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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