Skip to main content

Notes from historical MSS. at Magdalen college, Oxford, Written about 1620-1638 by Richard James

MS. James 19
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Notes from historical MSS. at Magdalen college, Oxford, and in the Bodleian Library:

  1. P. 1. Extracts from MS. Magd. coll. 53, followed by extracts from MS. Magd. coll. 69, being the short St. Alban's chronicle, of which the portion for 1382-8 is printed as the 'Chronicon Anglie' and the remainder is included in MS. Bodl. 462, and notes from a MS. also said to be at Magdalen of Roger Hoveden's chronicle (p. 24)
  2. P. 57. notes from MS. Magd. coll. 75, a treatise of William Woodford against Richard fitz-Ralph
  3. P. 95. excerpts from the Euphrastica of William de Burgo in MS. Bodl. 833, from Geoffrey le Baker's chronicle in MS. Bodl. 761 (p. 100), and from a MS. of Aegidius Romanus at Bodley (p. 123)
  4. P. 137. passages from the letter book of Gilbert Stone (MS. Bodl. 859), followed by extracts from the Rosarium Theologicum, probably in MS. Bodl. 448 (p. 153), Glanville 'de legibus Anglie' in MS. Bodl. 564 (p. 169), and the 'abbreviatio Willelmi de gestis imperatorum a Justiniano MS. magistri [Milonis] Windsore' (p. 173)


  • Creation: Written about 1620-1638 by Richard James


191 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. James 19

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. 3856

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/10 × 6 2/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom