Manuscripts

General category: Breton manuscripts

Results (1–22/22)
The present classification is only rudimentary. It will ultimately be replaced by a new system with greater care for data concerning each manuscript’s date, origin and provenance.
Brussels, Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique, MS 5413-5422

Manuscript leaves of Breton provenance containing fragments of Arator’s De actibus apostolorum.

  • s. ix1

Biblical commentaries

  • s. x

Manuscript destroyed in WWII. It contained the earliest known version of the Historia Brittonum, referred to as the ‘Chartres’ recension of this text.

  • s. x/xi

Compilation esp. of canon law and penitentials.

  • s. ix4/4 / s. x1/4

Theological treatises.

  • s. ix2/4 / s. ix3/4
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, MS Clm 14096
  • s. viiiex / s. ixin

9 leaves containing an incomplete copy of Eutyches’ Ars de uerbo

  • s. ix
Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Hatton 42
  • s. ix

Miscellaneous material relating to Brittany.

  • s. xvii
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS lat. 6400B

Compilation of material on computus, which display Insular and specifically Irish affiliations. Incl. two Breton glosses.

  • s. x

Vincent de Beauvais (d. 1264), Speculum historiale

  • c. 1350
  • Ivonet Omnes

Manuscript which acccording to Jean Rittmueller, was produced in Brittany in the late 10th century and which contains a Latin anthology of religious materials known as Catechesis Celtica.

  • s. xex