London, British Library, Harley 107

Present Location
Repository
Collection
Shelfmark

107

Date
Medieval Provenance

General Information

Ker

227

Gnuess/Lapidge

414

Summary

Ælfric's Grammar and Glossary. Incomplete, probably due to two missing quires. Written by two hands, ximedKer notes that the manuscript is 'possibly Kentish' (1957, p. 303).

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Manuscript Items
  1. Item: fols 1r-69v

     

    • Title (B.1.9.1): Ælfric's Grammar

      Incipit: (fol. 1r) Ic ælfric ƿolde þas lytlan boc aƿendan to engliscum gereorde | of ðam stærcræfte þe is gehaten gramatica syþþan ic ða tƿa bec | aƿende on hundeahtatigumspellum. forðdan þe cræft ys || seo cæg ðe þæra boca angyt unlecð (the Old English preface is preceded by a Latin preface)

      Explicit: ( fol. 69v) on ealdum da | gum ˥ us dyrne ƿæron. SiG þeos boc þus her GEÆndod

      Text Language: English and Latin

      Bibliography:

      Ker 1957, p. 303

      Doane 2007

         

    • Item: fol. 69v

       

      • Title (B.1.9.1.1.EM): Ælfric's Grammar : [coda]

        Rubric (initial): (fol. 69v) DE NUMERO

        Incipit: (fol. 69v) On læden sprece siond mænig | fealde getæl

        Explicit: ( fol. 69v) fif | penegas gemaciaþ ænne scylling ˥ þritti penega gema | ciaþ ænne mancus

        Text Language: English and Latin

        Bibliography:

        Ker 1957, p. 303

        Doane 2007

           

      • Item: fols 69v-71v

         

        • Title (B.1.9.2): Ælfric's Glossary

          Rubric (initial): (fol. 69v) INCIPIUNT NOMINA MULTARUM | RERVM ANGLICE MONICA

          Incipit: (fol. 69v ) Deus omnipotens. þæt is | god aelmihtig. se ƿær æfre unbegunnen. ˥ æfre unge | ændod

          Explicit: (fol. 71v) Ƿe ne magon | sƿa þeah ealle naman aƿritan. ne furþon geþæncan.

          Text Language: English and Latin

          Note: The gramatical dialogue in Latin follows in fols 71v-72v.

          Bibliography:

          Ker 1957, p. 303

          Doane 2007

             

        • Item: fol. 72v

           

          • Title (B.27.4.14.EM): Additions

            Incipit: (fol. 72v) (beginning of incipit illegible) s regnat. Crist rixað.

            Explicit: ( fol. 72v) Crist casere. Imperator. Casere.

            Text Language: English and Latin

            Bibliography:

            Ker 1957, p. 303

            Doane 2007

               

          • Item: fol. 72v

             

            • Title (D.15): Latin-Old English Glossary [Birds and Fish]

              Rubric (initial): (fol. 72v) DE NO | MINA UOLUCRI

              Incipit (Latin): ( fol. 72v ) (beginning of incipit illegible) ipus. ioƿ

              Explicit (Latin): ( fol. 72v ) Sulio styria (ending imperfect)

              Text Language: English and Latin

              Bibliography:

              Ker 1957, p. 303

              Doane 2007


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            Additional Information

            Administration Information

            Described by Owen Roberson with the assistance of Sanne van der Schee, with reference to published scholarship.


            History

            Provenance

            Kent

            Bibliography

            Doane, Alger Nicolaus, Sarah Larratt Keefer, and David Rollason, Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts in Microfiche Facsimile, Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies (Tempe, AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2007), vol. 14: Manuscripts of Durham, Ripon, and York

            Ker, N. R., Catalogue of Manuscripts Containing Anglo-Saxon (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1957; repr. 1990), item 227