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Excerptiones de Prisciano — Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Additional 32246
Author/Title: Excerptiones de Prisciano
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
  • Evidence:
  • Wulfgar, abbot of Abingdon (989-1016)? addressed as 'nobilis alme pater'
Notes on evidence:

A fragment of Antwerp, Plantin-Moretus 47

Date: s. xi in
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.