Miscellanea historica et iuristica

Title

  • Miscellanea historica et iuristica.
Location 
  • Oxford Bodleian Library 
Subject
  • Historical and legal texts, collected by William of Malmesbury. Includes collection of Roman history.  

Provenance
  • Partly in a hand which occurs in Malmesbury MSS. and has been identified as that of William of Malmesbury.
  • Seen in Cambridge, U.L., Ii.3.20, Cambridge, CCC, 330, Trinity Coll. 1301, Lambeth Palace 224, Bodleian, Arch. Seld. B.16, Auct. F.3.14, Lincoln Coll., lat. 100, Magdalen Coll., lat. 172, Merton Coll. 181, Oriel Coll. 42.

Description
  • Material: Parchment

  • Fols. 1r-73r col. I line 14 and 135r-222v written by William of Malmesbury in 1129.  

  • English illumination: arabesque and versal initials, c. 1130.

  • Latin

Age
  • 12th Century

Ownership/Copyright
Reference Information
  • Arch. Seld. B.16

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