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EPISTLES, ETC. IN ENGLISH.

MRJ number: 
116
College classmark: 
E.13

    Vellum, 6.625 x 4.875, ff. 151, double columns of 30 and 38 lines. 

15th cent., well written by two scribes.

    Ex dono Oliv. Dand, Coll. Soc. 1635.

    Covers lined with bits of a late 15th cent. MS.

    Collation: 14  28 - 148 1510 168 - 198 + 1.

    Contents:

         Table.

         Here beginne{th} a kalender of pistlis {th}t be rad in {th}e chirch bi al

           {th}e {y}ere biginnynge at aduent     .         .         .         .         .         .          f. 1

         Proper of Time, f. 1.  Of Saints, f. 3.  Common of Saints, 3b.

           Commemorations, 3b.

           4b blank.

         Pauline Epistles with the ordinary prologues            .          .         .         .            5

           Romayns ben in {th}e cuntrey of italye.

         The Ep. to the Laodiceans does not occur.

         Acts, f. 93.  Cath. Epp. 123.  Apocalypse, 135b.  Ending f. 151b.

         Here endi{th} apocalips of Joon: Blessid be {th}e holi trinite.  Amen.

    Forshall and Madden, no. 128 "about 1440, of the later version."

Supplementary information 

Negative microfilm in St John's College Library.

Conrad Lindberg, 'The manuscripts and versions of the Wycliffite Bible', Studia Neophilologica 42:2 (1970), 333-47.

Conrad Lindberg (ed.), King Henry's Bible MS Bodley 277 The Revised Version of the Wyclif Bible. Volume IV: The New Testament. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis Stockholm Studies in English C (Stockholm, 2004).

Conrad Lindberg, A Manual of the Wyclif Bible, including the Psalms. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis Stockholm Studies in English CII (Stockholm, 2007) p. 18 no. 128.

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