Durham, University Library, Cosin V. ii. 6

Present Location
Repository
Collection
Shelfmark

V. ii. 6

Date
Medieval Provenance

General Information

Ker

110

Summary

Old English text of Bede's Death Song is part of Cuthbert's letter De obitu Bedæ, incorporated into Symeon of Durham's history of the church of Durham. Written in Durham.

Digital Surrogate

Manuscript Items

Item: p. 57

 


Object Description

Form

Codex


Hand Description


Additional Information

Administration Information

Described by Takako Kato, with reference to published scholarship (2013).

Surrogates

Digital surrogate: https://iiif.durham.ac.uk/index.html?manifest=t1m4q77fr328 (accessed 18 July 2018)


History

Provenance

Durham

Bibliography

Arnold, Thomas, Symeonis Monachi Opera Omnia, Rolls Series, 75, 2 vols (London: Longman, 1882-5)

Dobbie, Elliott van Kirk, The Manuscripts of Cædmon's Hymn and Bede's Death Song, with a Critical Text of the 'Epistola Cuthberti de obitu Bedae', Columbia University Studies in English and Comparative Literature, 128 (New York: Columbia University Press, 1937)

Ker, N. R., Catalogue of Manuscripts Containing Anglo-Saxon (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1957; repr. 1990), item 110*