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Beda, Historia ecclesiastica; Vita s. Kenelmi — Winchcombe, Gloucestershire. Benedictine abbey of St Kenelm.


Provenance: Winchcombe, Gloucestershire. Benedictine abbey of St Kenelm.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Douce 368
Author/Title: Beda, Historia ecclesiastica; Vita s. Kenelmi
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
Notes on evidence:

"In hoc volumine continetur liber uenerabilis bede presbiteri in libro ecclesiastice historie gentis anglorum quod quidem volumen pertinet ad monasterium Winchelcombense" (s. xv); inscription on a label now pasted to fol. ii verso but formerly fastened by 12 nails to one of the covers of the old binding (present binding of s. xviii).

Date: s. xii
Ownership:

Thomas Rawlinson (sale cat. 1721, no. 399, bought by "West" for £4).

Philip Carterel Webb.

G. Brander sale.

Notes:

Cf. Plummer, Baedae Op. Hist., 1. cxv.