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Fragments of Latin MSS.

 Single Item
MS. Lat. misc. b. 3
Held at the Weston Library

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Fragments of Latin MSS. (not biblical, classical, historical, liturgical, or theological) chiefly from old bindings, arranged in chronological order, from the 12th to the 16th century:

  1. At fol. 24 is an 18th cent. All Souls college bookplate
  2. On fol. 28 is 'Liber W. Moreyne quem perfici curauit Anno Domini 1505 precio 24s 6 que d'
  3. On fol. 30 'James Willymott' (late 17th cent.)
  4. Fol. 45 was owned by a Corpus man in 1628
  5. At fol. 107 is a short form of the Latin poem 'Stans puer ad mensam' (15th cent.)
  6. Fol. 109 bears a record of ownership by frater Johannes Vairier a priest of Douai living at Paris (early 16th cent.) and frater Stephanus Le Clou a Dominican of Arras in 1585


  • Creation: Written in the 12th-16th century


112 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. b. 3, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Lat. misc. b. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20414


Fragments of Latin MSS.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 30562

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On parchment and paper


16 3/4 × 11 3/4 in.

Fragments of Latin MSS.
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom