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The Pauline and General Epistles, Written in the 15th century in the Netherlands

MS. Marshall 48
Held at the Weston Library

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The Pauline and General Epistles, etc., for the year:

  1. Fol. 14. the epistles of st. Paul, with prologues and glosses, beg. 'Een epistel op onser vrouwen dach visita° wtē boke der wijsheit'
  2. Fol. 123. the general epistles of st. James, st. Peter, st. John, st. Jude
  3. Fol. 143v. the Acts of the Apostles
  4. Fol. 187. the Apocalypse
  5. Fol. 209. prophetical passages from the Old Testament
  6. Preceded by a calendar of epistles (fol. 1) and (fol. 7) the incipits of epistles, in Latin, with references to the pages of the Dutch version


  • Creation: Written in the 15th century in the Netherlands


244 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Dutch; Flemish


MS. Marshall 48

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. 5280, 8641

Custodial History

Manuscript (48) acquired by the Bodleian Library (8641).

Fol. 13v, 'Item dit boec hoert Willem Ians dochter wonende in sinte Cecilian convent en het sal voer een ghemeen studierboec gaen bid om gods willen voer hoer ēn voer hoer vriēden.' Fol. iiiv, 'Pret. R. i: 7.' (17th cent.).

Physical Facet

On paper, in double columns. Bound in stamped leather on boards, with clasps


8 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom