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'Juvenci Presbyteri libri quatuor', Written in the 10th century

MS. Barlow 25
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Juvenci Presbyteri libri quatuor' (17th-cent. title on fol. 1v), a metrical harmony of the gospels of which later copies are in MSS. Bodl 527, Lat. th. d. 4, here with brief prologue, beg. 'Matheus instituit (id est docuit interlined)' (fol. 2), and pref., beg. 'Inmortale nihil mundi conpage (coniunctione interlined) tenetur' (ib), with a few glosses by the same scribe.

The last leaf of the text (fol. 61) has been mutilated.


  • Creation: Written in the 10th century


65 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Barlow 25

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. 6463

Physical Facet

On parchment, binding, stamped brown calf, late 17th-cent. English work


9 1/2 × 6 9/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom