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Extracts from the Concilia of Peter Crabbe and notes from MSS. at Bodley, Written about 1620-1638 by Richard James

MS. James 30
Held at the Weston Library

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1. (p. 1). Extracts from the Concilia of Peter Crabbe, followed by collections from printed editions of the schoolmen (p. 9), medieval Greek chronicles (p. 36), and Latin authors (p. 57).

2. Notes from MSS. at Bodley, including MS. Bodl. 948 (p. 74, Sarum antiphonary), MS. Bodl. 487 (p. 77, Farrago diversarum rerum), MS. Bodl. 435 (p. 79, Eynsham custumal), MS. Bodl. 57 (p. 80), and MS. Bodl. 65 (p. 81, 'constitutiones quaedam').

There is also a passage from a French poem [by Jean Mallart] entitled 'Chemin de Paradis' probably from MS. Bodl. 883, beg. 'De l'aultre peine au feu et des tormens' (p. 83), and the note '"Cest livre est à moy Homfrey duc de Gloucestre le quel je fis translater de Grec en Latyn par un des mes secretaires Antoyne de Beccara né de Verone" in fine MS. Athanasii contra gentes, codex ille servatur apud magistrum Fowler parochianum de Hampton prope Cicestr' now Royal MS. 5 F. ii in the British Museum, followed by further notes from theological treatises and from the register of Reading abbey (p. 93).


  • Creation: Written about 1620-1638 by Richard James


97 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. James 30

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. 3867

Physical Facet

On paper


12 4/5 × 8 1/5 in.

Repository Details

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