Photostats of manuscripts of Bernard of Morlaix, De contemptu mundi

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photostats of manuscripts of Bernard of Morlaix, De contemptu mundi

  • British Museum, MS. Add. 16895, fols. 4v-72, 13th century
  • British Museum, MS. Add. 22287, fols. 57v-122, 12th century
  • British Museum, MS. Add. 35091, fols. 69v-115, 13th century
  • British Museum, MS. Cotton Cleopatra A. VII, fols. 2v-54, 12th century
  • British Museum, MS. Harley 4092, fols. 38v-84, 12th century
  • Vienna, Nationalbibliothek MS. 978, 13th century
  • Vienna, Nationalbibliothek MS. 898, fols. 69-70, odd lines only, 13th century

Administrative / Biographical History

Bernard of Morlaix (fl 12th century) was a monk of the order of Cluny, and a poet.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Given by Prof. R.A.B. Mynors in 1956.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.