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Boethius — Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: Plantin-Moretus Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
Shelfmark: 190
Author/Title: Boethius
Type of evidence: m: evidence from marginalia, sometimes distinctive of a particular house or known scribe
Notes on evidence:

Marginal scolia of s. xi in the same hand as marginalia in Plantin-Moretus 47 + BL Add. 32246. An English manuscript

Date: s. x–xi
Notes:

BL Add. 32246 is a fragment detached from Plantin-Moretus 47. The two Plantin-Moretus manuscripts and Brussels, Bibl. royale, 1520 probably formed one volume. Bodleian MS. Facs. d.76 is a facsimile of Add. 32246 and Plantin 47, and MS Film 5 is a microfilm of Plantin 190.