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Five treatises on the Officium Sacrae Poenitentiariae at the Vatican in Rome, written in or soon after A.D. 1654 in Italy

MS. Mendham 34
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  1. (fol. 4). 'Praxis sacrę ... Pęnitentiarię, authore ... Antonio Thesauro ...'.
  2. (fol. 58v). 'Facultates Poenitentiariorum Minorum ... 1634 ...'.
  3. (fol. 61). 'Compendium Facultatum Maioris Poenitentiarij ... 1634 ...'.
  4. (fol. 64). 'Instructio pro supplicantibus in Officio Sacrę Poeni-tentiarię, auctore ... Valentino Mangiono', with examples of the form of supplication (fol. 71), dated at end 1654.
  5. (fol. 83). 'Instructio tripartita pro officialibus Sacrę Poenitentiarię ... authore ... Valentino Mangiono ...'.


  • written in or soon after A.D. 1654 in Italy


108 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Mendham 34

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. V, no. 24427.

Custodial History

With the armorial Guildford bookplate, as MS. Mendham 2.

Owned by Thomas Thorpe (Catul. of MSS., 1831, no. 4170; 1832, no. 1026).

Physical Facet

On paper


12 5/8 × 8 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom