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An Old English-English dictionary, Written about 1600

MS. James 42
Held at the Weston Library

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  • Creation: Written about 1600


94 Leaves

Language of Materials

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


MS. James 42

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. 3879

Custodial History

An Old English-English dictionary (fol. 4) followed by 'several old English words with their explication' (fol. 72v) and an index of rhyming English monosyllables (fol. 76v).

Physical Facet

On paper


5 4/5 × 4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom