Durham Durham Cathedral MS A.I.18

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Current locationDurham Cathedral
Current ShelfmarkDurham Cathedral MS A.I.18
Summary TitlePierre Bersuire, Repertorium morale (v.2)
Creation Date Start1400
Creation Date End1425
Creation Date Statementearly 15th century
Collation Formula18A: I1 (= 8, lacks 1-7); II-XXII8

18B: I-V4; (two quires missing) V-XIII8; XIV7 (=8, leaf 7 after f.110 removed); XV-XXIII8; XXIV4; XXV-XXVIII8; XXIX4
Pages / Foliosii+169+i and i+223+i f.
Page: Lines59
Volume: Height49.5 cm
Width33 cm
BindingBound in Durham, mid 18th century by Waghorn, brown calf panelled binding, with Durham Cathedral arms added to the centre in the mid 19th century. 18A has stain traces of an earlier binding at front
Secundo folio
IIIF manifest:https://n2t.durham.ac.uk/ark:/32150/t1m6108vb24w
Digitised online:https://n2t.durham.ac.uk/ark:/32150/t1m6108vb24w.html
Media FormatManuscript
Durham Cathedral MS A.1.18

Creation PlaceEngland

Creator role:scribe

Creator notes:Several unidentified scribes Script:Textualis semi-quadrata


Probably the second volume (with A.I.17 and A.I.19) of the three volume work given to Durham Cathedral by Thomas Langley, bishop of Durham shortly before 1437.

Associated person:Thomas Langley, approximately 1363-1437Role:(donor)

Evidence category: probable Content: Item parvo tempore ante mortem suam dedit Librariae Diccionarium in tribus voluminibus pro quibus idem Dominus solverat lxl Notes: The will of Thomas Langley is recorded in Archbishop Kemp's Register (Register 19, f.501r-503v)

Extracts printed in Catalogi veteres 1838, p.119 and Wills and Inventories v.1 p.80 [1]
See online in context: https://archbishopsregisters.york.ac.uk/browse/registers?folio=1027&register id=6395w894f

Contained work:Pierre Bersuire, Repertorium morale
Location:A f.1-169; B f.1-223

Notes:Second volume of alphabetical work, covering letters F-O

B f.188-223 is a tabula of contents of the work

Catalogue notes:Not in MLGB3

Catalogued:Rud 1825


Catalogued:Gameson 2010 Reference citation:35

Rud 1825 :- Codicum manuscriptorum ecclesiae cathedralis Dunelmensis catalogus classicus, descriptus a Thoma Rud ... cum appendice eos codices continente qui post catalogum confectum diversis temporibus comparati sunt, ed. Thomas Rud (Durham, 1825)

Gameson 2010 :- Gameson, Richard, ed., Manuscript treasures of Durham Cathedral, Richard Gameson with contributions by A. I. Doyle, John McKinnell, David Rollason, and Lynda Rollason and with a foreword by the Dean of Durham (London: Third Millennium Publishing, 2010)