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Made up of several Latin pieces, Written in the 10th and 11th centuries, probably in France

MS. Bodl. 232
Held at the Weston Library

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Made up of several pieces:

  1. Fol. 1, 3v, 10, 21. Tables and short treatises connected with the Ecclesiastical Calendar, in Latin, chiefly written in the 11th century. The calculation on fol. 8v was composed in A.D. 863. fols. 10r-17v were written apparently in A.D. 993.
  2. Fol. 3r, 9v. On two blank pages of the above treatises are written in two hands of the 12th century some Latin hymns, with musical notes.
  3. Fol. 18. Medicinal recipes, in a hand of about A.D. 900: with additions in a somewhat later writing. On fol. 21v-22r are forms of manumission and betrothal, written early in the 10th century, with traces of a Merovingian (?) hand.
  4. Fol. 25. A fly-leaf from an 11th century Latin Lectionary, containing Acts xx. 7 (Paulus disputabat)--12 end, xxviii. 1--end?, in part almost illegible.


  • Creation: Written in the 10th and 11th centuries, probably in France


28 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Bodl. 232

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. III, no. 8838

Physical Facet

On parchment


11 5/8 × 8 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom