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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, Parker Library, CCCC MS 41

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Collection:
Parker Medieval Manuscripts
Institution:
Corpus Christi College
Repository:
Parker Library
Settlement:
Cambridge
Country:
UK
Manuscript Identifier:
CCCC MS 41
Manuscript Title:
Old English Bede
Origin Date:
xi
Material:
Vellum
Language:
Old English and Latin.
Dimensions:
13.7 x 8.5
Provenance:
The volume was one of those given by Leofric to Exeter. On 244v is his inscription in good round minuscules, in Latin and Anglo-Saxon (Cameron B16.10.5): Hunc librum dat leofricus episcopus ecclesie sancti petri apostoli in exonia ubi sedes episcopalis est ad utilitatem successorum suorum. Si quis illum abstulerit inde, subiaceat maledictioni. FIAT. FIAT. FIAT. Ðas boc gef Leofric. b. into sce petres mynstre on exancestre þaer se bisceopstol is for (his) saƿle alisednysse 7 gif hig hƿa ut æt brede god hine fordo on þære e ... It is not entered in the list of Leofric's gifts contained in the Bodleian MS. Auct. D. 2. 16 and printed by Dugdale, Wanley, Warren (Leofric Missal) etc.
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