Item No: mcat051211
Title: [De Virginitate (prose version)]
Additional Title: [De Virginitate (prose version)]
Rare Book Department
Inc recto: et contritis corde...consuleus.
Expl. verso:...et aruspicibus uana falsitatis deleramenta
De Ricci 358
Other leaves of this ms. are scattered in several different libraries.
Cf. E. A. Lowe in Levre
Kraus catal. 88, also #3, cat. 95
"Given me by Mr. R. Contan Mar. 1855"
Acquired by J. F. Lewis in 1914
See also Kraus Catalogue 88, Early Medieaeval and Renaissance Mss., p. 11 for desc. and photos of leaves from same ms. and his Catalogue 95, Item 3 (1962), pp. 12-15 for same leaves.
See Letter of Francis Wormald, 4 Sept. 1957.
capp. XLIII-XLIV R. Ehwald, Aldhelmi Opera [=Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Auctores Antiquissimi, XV]. pp. 296, line 9-297, line 9.
See: Leaf No. 1B (Plate 2) in Roland L. Collins. Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts in America (1976).
See: XXIV:1 (p. 454) in Bond's Supplement (1962).
Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin):
Aldhelm (c. 639-709) - Author