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The Production and Use of English Manuscripts 1060 to 1220

Orietta Da Rold and Hollie Morgan

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ashmole 1431 (7523)

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ashmole 1431 (7523)

The Production and Use of English Manuscripts: 1060 to 1220

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Glosses to Herbarius of Pseudo-Apuleius

Date: s. xii

Summary:

A Latin copy of the herbal of Pseudo-Apuleius Barbarus, s. xiex (Kaufman 1975, p. 57), containing fifty-seven Old English interlinear and marginal glosses of names of herbs and diseases, datable to s. xii. The Old English glosses start on fol. 5r with 'ƿægbrada' for 'plantago' and ends on fol. 42v 'banece' for 'sciaticis' (Ker 1957, p. 350, see also Doane 2001, pp. 85-87).

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  1. Item: fols 5-42v

      Title (C.36): Gloss to Pseudo-Apuleius, Herbarius

      Incipit: (fol. 5r) wægbrada

      Explicit: (fol. 42v) banece

      Text Language: English

      Bibliography:

        Ker 1957, item 289

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Form: Codex

Support: Parchment

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Foliation and/or Pagination: viii +1-43+v. Foliated in ink in the top right-hand corner of the written space of the rectos, 1-43.

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