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'Iste libellus doctrinalis est collectus ex edificatoriis et multum notabilibus autoritatibus sacre scripture...', Written in the 1st half of the 15th century in Holland

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MS. Marshall 108

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'Iste libellus doctrinalis est collectus ex edificatoriis et multum notabilibus autoritatibus sacre scripture: Quid aliud necesse est nisi ut bona cognoscamus et mala', beg. 'Augustinus dicit ad fratres' (fol. 1). A collection of theological commonplaces chiefly from the Bible and the fathers, in four parts, with a contemporary table of contents referring to the original foliation in Roman numerals by the scribe.

Dates

  • Written in the 1st half of the 15th century in Holland

Extent

105 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Shelfmark

MS. Marshall 108

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. 5306, 8673

Custodial History

Manuscript (74) was acquired by the Bodleian Library (8673).

(Fol. 1v) has in a 15th-cent. hand 'Pertinet iste liber conuentui sororum sancte Clare in Amstelred [Amsterdam]'. A detached sheet (fol. 103v) has in a late 15th-cent. hand a 'specialis memoria pro [animabus] Henrici et Gretta Grechta vxoris eius'. A torn printed label on the back has 'Pontificius M ...' (perhaps 16th cent.). The water-mark is a fish.

Physical Facet

On paper and (fols. i-iii, 97-105) parchment, binding, stamped brown leather over bevelled boards, contemporary

Dimensions

6 × 4 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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