Manuscripts

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Auct. F. 4. 32

unit 1, ff. 1-9
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Oxford Eutyches
  • Latin
  • s. ix
  • Breton manuscripts
  • Breton manuscripts
  • vellum
9 leaves containing an incomplete copy of Eutyches’ Ars de uerbo
Identifiers
Location
Classification

Part of
Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Auct. F. 4. 32 = St Dunstan’s Classbook [s. ix + s. xi]
Title
Oxford Eutyches
Provenance and related aspects
Language
Latin
Date
s. ix
9th century
Origin, provenance
probably Brittany; appears to have been brought to Wales by the 10th century, in the course of which it passed into English ownership;
Hands, scribes
Additions
Glosses in Old Breton; Anglo-Saxon frontispiece (f. 1r)
Codicological information
Material
vellum
Foliation / Pagination
9 ff
Palaeographical information
Script
Carolingian minuscule
Table of contents
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Sources

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Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

[facs.] Hunt, Richard W., Saint Dunstan’s Classbook from Glastonbury: Codex Biblioth. Bodleianae Oxon. Auct. F.4./32, Umbrae codicum occidentalium 4, Amsterdam, 1961.  
Facsimile edition, with introduction
Facsimile edition and commentary.
[ed.] Stokes, Whitley, “Cambrica”, Transactions of the Philological Society 7 (1860–1861): 204–249, 288–293 (addenda and corrigenda).
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive – addenda and corrigenda: <link>
232–234 Glosses

Secondary sources (select)

Lemoine, Louis, “Symptômes insulaires dans un manuscrit breton de l’Ars de verbo d’Eutychès”, Études Celtiques 26 (1989): 145–157.  
abstract:
[FR] Observations sur un manuscrit breton de l'Ars de Verbo d’Eutychès : Oxford , Bodl., Auct F. 4. 32. Si les gloses sont nettement parallèles à celles du manuscrit Paris BN Lat. 7499, néanmoins le témoin breton présente des symptômes d’origine insulaire peut-être dans les textes cités (Macrobe, Priscien) et certainement dans les signes syntaxiques employés. Notes particulières sur certaines gloses latines ou brittoniques et sur certains traits du latin celtique.

[EN] Some remarks about a Breton manuscript of the Eutyches’ Ars de verbo, Oxford, Bodl., Auct. F. 4. 32. Although its glosses are closely parallel to those of the Paris ms. BN Lat. 7499, nevertheless the Breton witness shows Insular features, possibly in the authors quoted (Macrobius, Priscian) and certainly in its syntactic marks. Particular comments on some glosses, Latin or vernacular, and on some features of Celtic Latin.
Journal volume:  Persée – Études Celtiques, vol. 26, 1989: <link>
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