Bible. Netherlands. (The Vulgate Text)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Vulgate Bible, c1475-1500: The Psalms are omitted; and "Interpretationes nominum hebraicorum" is added at the end of the N.T.; the prologues and prefaces of St. Jerome are given. There are occasional marginal notes, partially or wholly erased.

Administrative / Biographical History

Unknown

Arrangement

As above in Scope and Content.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to this collection is unrestricted for the purposes of private study and personal research within the supervised environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Access to archive collections may be restricted under the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Unknown

Other Finding Aids

N.R. Ker, Medieval MSS in British Libraries (London, 1969), I, p. 367-8.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

On vellum, illuminated in red and blue.

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by J Caudwell.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original, which must be assessed by a conservator. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Custodial History

With the bookplate of R. Dyneley; and another bearing the motto "Tutissima virtus pietas homini".