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Latin treatises by Bernard Gui the Dominican

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MS. Add. D. 14
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Latin treatises by Bernard Gui the Dominican: see L. Delisle's exhaustive monograph on him in Notices et Extraits xxvii, partie 2de (1879), p. 169:

  1. Fol. 1. 'Flores Chronicorum seu catalogi Pontificum Romanorum F. Bernardi Guidonis ...' to 1331
  2. Fol. 291. 'Imperatores Romani', from Julius Caesar to the death of Henry vii in 1313
  3. Fol. 338. 'Nomina regum Francorum', short accounts to 1316
  4. Fol. 362. 'De origine prima Francorum'
  5. Fol. 363v. 'Sequitur de regibus Francorum' to 1316
  6. Fol. 410. 'Episcopi Tholosani', to 1315
  7. Fol. 421. 'Descriptio Galliarum', a short account
  8. Fol. 424v. 'Nomina [lxxii] discipulorum Domini ...', a treatise on their history written in 1313, preceded by a short essay on 'Jacobus frater Domini' (fol. 422v), and followed by three prayers
  9. The two spurious letters between Christ and Abgarus are at fol. 436v
  10. Fol. 451. 'De tempore celebrationis conciliorum'
  11. Fol. 481. 'De ordinatione officii Missæ', in two parts
  12. Fol. 494. 'Comites Tolosani' to 1271
  13. Fol. 506. 'De præceptis Decalogi' and four other sections, forming a manual of Christian doctrine: beg. 'Præceptorum divinæ legis.'


  • Creation: Written in the second half of the 17th century in France


523 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. D. 14, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. D. 14

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20286


Latin treatises by Bernard Gui the Dominican

Biographical / Historical

Bernard Gui the Dominican (1261-1331) was a friar.

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. 30289

Custodial History

Bound for a family bearing the arms, a lion rampant between five martlets (and motto Semper in allum), which are on the sides and back (Rignac?): with armorial bookplates of 'Charles de Bachi Marquis d'Aubais' (d. about 1770), in whose library this was 'MS. 29' (see back), and Philippe Laurent de Joubert (d. 1792). In Thorpe's Catal. of MSS. for 1835, no 132, priced £2 2s.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired before about 1877.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, red leather, see below, contemporary


14 × 10 1/8 in.

Latin treatises by Bernard Gui the Dominican
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