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Collection of Dutch items, Written in 1558 in the Netherlands

MS. Marshall 56
Held at the Weston Library

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Collection of Dutch items, including:

  1. Fol. 6. 'De Cronijcke van Vlaenderen', edited by Gheeraert van Salenson [printed book; Ghent, 1557]
  2. Fol. 142. ' Het belech van Ghendt van den coningk van Vranckerijcke, ende van den coningk van Inghelant, end coning van Scotlandt', a chronicle from 971-1558, beg. 'Arnaut Baudewijns sune'
  3. Fol. 165). 'Een ander belech van Ghendt', beg. 'Baudewijn van Rychele Baudewijns sune'

Fols. 1, 174 are parchment leaves of a Latin exposition of the New Testament (about A.D. 1300).


  • Creation: Written in 1558 in the Netherlands


174 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Dutch; Flemish


MS. Marshall 56

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. 8648

Custodial History

Manuscript (56).

Fol. 5v, 'Desen bouck behoort toe Adryen Jacops Vliet, huistimmerman tot Vlissingen up de Mert in den cleijren hontuyn. Desen ersten January duysent vijf hondert tachtentich.'

Physical Facet

On paper, bound in stamped leather on paper boards, about 1600


8 1/4 × 6 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom