The James Catalogue Of Western Manuscripts


  • Shelfmark: B.4.8
  • Manuscript Title: S. Gregorii Moralium Libb. Xii-xxiii.
  • Alternative Title:   
  • James Number: 122  View Printed Catalogue Entry
  • Date: Cent. xii, xiii.
  • Physical Description: Double columns of 38 lines. In a very fine upright hand.
  • Provenance: On f.3b is Liber scē Marie de Ward(on) in a hand not much later than the book.
  • Religious House:   Warden, Bedfordshire, Cistercian Abbey
  • Donor: Entered, as are all the MSS. from Wardon, in the Memoriale (R.17.8) among MS ad Collegium pertinentes
  • Size (cms): 36.5 x 26.5
  • Support: Vellum
  • Language: Latin
  • Century: Multiple; 12th century; 13th century
  • Folio: 149 ff.
  • Collation:  a4 b8 (l canc.) c12 d8 e12 f8 g12 h8 i12 k4 (+4*) l10-q10 r (1 left).
  • Notes:    Two stubs at back not photographed.
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  • ff.1-3 have a table of cent. xiv, alphabetical, in double columns, roughly written.
    Title in red, blue and green capitals occupies a column.
    f.4 Moralium B. Gregorii pape liber duodecimus
    Mos iustorum est.
    Ends f.149a solidius uiuat.
    Moralium b. Greg. pape (erased) liber xxiii Expl.
    f.149b is blank.
    See P.L. lxxv. 985.

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