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Origenes in Cantica Canticorum; etc. — Hereford, Herefordshire. Cathedral church of St Ethelbert.


Provenance: Hereford, Herefordshire. Cathedral church of St Ethelbert.
Location: Cathedral , Hereford
Shelfmark: O.ii.9
Author/Title: Origenes in Cantica Canticorum; etc.
Type of evidence: m: evidence from marginalia, sometimes distinctive of a particular house or known scribe
Notes on evidence:

O.ii.9, O.viii.8, P.iv.11 and P.vii.6 contain annotations in one hand of s. xiv.

"xxj" on pastedown (cf. P.viii.5).

Pricemark "xx s'" at beginning, "x s'" at end.

Title on fol. 1r: "Augustinus de edificatione ortodoxa" (cf. O.ii.7).

Ruled with stylus.

Contents of the book:

(fol. ii recto) Ps.-Caesarius, hom. 16.

(fols. 1r–6r) Gennadius, Liber ecclesiasticorum dogmatum

(fols. 6r–65v) "De Genesi. In principio id est in Filio qui de se ipso ait ... nisi peruenire ad regnum cuius nullus est finis." (Stegmüller, RB, 8617–30)

(fols. 66r–114r) Theological notes and excerpts, some pertinent to the episcopal office.

(fols. 115r–143r) Ps.-Haimo of Halberstadt (? Haimo of Auxerre), In Cantica canticorum.

(fols. 143v–155v) Jerome, ep. 108.

(fols. 155v–158v) Jerome, Vita s. Pauli.

(fols. 159r–164v) Isidore of Seville, Chronica.

(fols. 164v–185v) Eutropius, Breviarium ab urbe condita.

Date: s. xii
Pressmark:

xxi