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OE wyrtig, adj: Garden-like, full of plants;
On anum wyrtige hamme, Homl. Skt. ii. 30:312
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Manuscript Sources: Plants
800-1300 CE

 

Century

Resource

Manuscript
9th century, 800-899 CE

URL

9th century

Lacnunga
Liber medicinalis de virtutibus herbarum
(ff. 130-193)

British Library Harley 585

 

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9th Century Hortulus [Liber de Cultura Hortorum] by Walafrid Strabo (808-849 CE) Codex Latinus bibliotheca regia no. 469 Online here

 

9th century

Hrabanus Maurus
(ca. 780-856)

De Universo, Book 19
Hrabanus was
Abbot of Fulda
Archbishop of Mainz
Studied under Alcuin
Teacher of Walahfrid Strabo

British Library Royal MS 12 G. xiv

 

 

Oxford Bodleian Library, MS. Laud Misc. 746

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Century

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Manuscript
10th century, 900-999 CE

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955-1010

Aelfric - grammar, glossary, colloquy

 

 

 

 

Bloomington, Indiana, Lilly Add. 10000

Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 449

Cambridge, Trinity College, R. 9. 17 (819)

Durham, Cathedral, B. III. 32

British Library Cotton Faustina A.x

 


British Library
Harley 107

 

British Library Harley 2110

British Library Harley 3271

British Library Harley 5915, fols 8-9 (fragments); f 13

British Library Cotton Julius A. ii

Oxford, All Souls College, 38, fols 1-12 (with BL, British Library 12. G. xii)

Oxford, St Johns 154

Paris BN, Anglais 67
British Library
Royal 12. G. xii, fols 2-9 (with Oxford, All Souls College, 38)

 

 


British Library
Royal 15. B. xxii

 

Worcester, CL F. 174

Catalogue of English Manuscripts 1060 to 1220

 

Faustina A.x http://www.le.ac.uk/english/em1060to1220/
mss/EM.BL.Faus.A.x.htm

 

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Royal 12.G http://www.le.ac.uk/english/
em1060to1220/mss/EM.BL.Roya.12.G.xii.htm

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

 

Royal 15.B http://www.le.ac.uk/english/em1060to1220/
mss/EM.BL.Roya.15.B.xxii.htm

 

Century

Resource

Manuscript
10th century, 900-999 CE

URL

10th century

Sextus Placitus

Liber medicinae ex animalibus

British Library Harley 585  (ff. 106v-114v)

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10th century

Dioscorides, Pedanios

De herbis femininis and Curae herbarum

His De materia medica dates to 4th century

British Library Harley 585 (ff. 66v-101v)

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10th century

Bede

De Natura Rerum

British Library Harley 3091

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10th century

Leechbook

British Library Royal 12D XVII

 

10th century

Henry of Huntingdon

De herbis

British Library, Sloane MS 3468, fols 31-105

Prague, Knihovna metropolitni kapituly M. VI (cat. 1359), fols 1-47

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Century

Resource

Manuscript
10th century - 11th century CE

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10th century

Peri Didaxeon
(Saxon translation)

British Library Harley 6258

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11th century

Antonius Musa

De herba Betonica

Oxford, Corpus Christi College CLXXXIX

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

11th century

Incipiunt Capites libri medicinalis

Oxford Bodleian, Payne 62

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

11th century

Aelfric

Grammar, "Incipiunt nomina multarum rerum Anglice"

Cambridge, Corpus Christi College 449

Aelfric, CCCC 449

11th century

Pseudo-Apuleius

Herbarium Apuleii Platonici originally dates to 5th century

British Library Harley 1585

British Library Cott Vit C III

Oxford Ashmole 1431

Oxford MS Bodl 130 (Bury St. Edmunds)

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Resource

Manuscript
12th century, 1100-1199 CE

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12th century

Pseudo-Antonius Musa

British Library Harley 5294

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12th century

Circa instans vel de simplicibus medicinis

Matthaeus Platearius (d. 1161) Originating at the School of Salerno, Italy, Europe’s leading medical center, Platearius wrote Circa Instans, a textbook of simples or primary ingredients used to  make medicines, and based on Dioscorides

Cambridge, Trinity College O.8.23 Medica, II.f.1       


British Library Harley 270

 

Circa instans, Trinity College

 

Harley 270 http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/Viewer.aspx?ref=harley_ms_270_f123r

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12th century

Dioscorides, Pedanios

De virtutibus herbarum

His De materia medica dates to 4th century

Cambridge, Trinity College f.39b [De herbis feminis]

Cambridge, Jesus College

British Library Sloane 1044 f35 (leaf)

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Century

Resource

Manuscript
12th century, 1100-1199 CE

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12th century

Henry [of Huntingdon] on herbs

Exceptiones de libro Henrici de herbis variis

Oxford Bodleian, Digby 13 (VIII)

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

12th century

Macer

De viribus herbarum

De virtutibus herbarum

Author may be 11th century scholar Odo de Meung

British Library Harley 1585

British Library Harley 4346

British Library Sloane 84

British Library Harley 3737 ff. 2-255

Oxford Boldeian Digby 4 (XI)

Lincoln Cathedral Library

MSS in Oxford's Bodlleian

 

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

12th century

Alexander Nequam
(
1157-1217)

De naturis rerum

De laudibus divinae sapientiae

Oxford Corpus Christi MS 45

British Library Harley 3737

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Scribe: De Naturis

Century

Resource

Manuscript
12th century, 1100-1199 CE

URL

12th century

Pseudo-Apuleius

Herbarium Apuleii Platonici dates to 5th century

British Library Harley 5294

British Library Harley 4986

Library of Eton College

British Library Sloane 1975

Oxford MS Hatton 76

Oxford MS Oxford Ashmole 1462

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Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

12th century

Dioscorides, Pedanios

De herbis femininis

His De materia medica dates to 4th century

British Library Sloane 1975

British Library Harley 5294

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12th century

Sextus Placitus

De medicina ex animalibus

British Library Sloane 1975

British Library Harley 5294

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Manuscript
13th century, 1200-1299 CE

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13th century

Antonius Musa

Antonii Musę libellus de virtutibus herbę betonicę

Oxford Ashmole 1462 (VIII) Oxford

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

Antonius Musa

Epistola antonii muse ad agrippam de herba betonica

Cambridge Gonville and Caius

13th century

Circa instans

Le livre de toutes herbes appele “Circa instans”

British Library Sloane 1977

British Library Sloane 3525

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13th century

Four books on the medicine of Hipporates… and many herbs

In hoc continentur libri quattuor medicine Ypocrates Platonis Apoliensis urbis de diversis herbis

Oxford Ashmole 14

British L62 (I)

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

 

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Manuscript
13th century, 1200-1299 CE

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13th century

Macer

De viribus herbarum

Author may be 11th century scholar Odo de Meung

Cambridge Corpus Christi 438 (III)

British Library Arundel 283 (I)

Oxford Ashmole (1398 II v)

Cambridge University Library Ee VI 39 II

Library of Lord Clifden, Lanhydrock, Cornwall

British Library 12 B

British Library 12 E XXIII (III)

Oxford, MS Hatton 29

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Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

Circa Instans

De simplicibus medicinis

Oxford Balliol College 505 (II 2)

Cambridge Corpus Christi College

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

On the nature of herbs

De Naturis Herbarum

British Library Royal 8c IX (X)

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13th century

On the virtues of herbs

De virtutibus herbarum

British Library Sloane 146 (III)

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Century

Resource

Manuscript
13th century, 1200-1299 CE

URL

13th century

Platearius, Simples

Circa Instans, De simplici medicina

Oxford All Souls College

Oxford Ashmole 1428 (II)

Oxford Bodley 76 I

Cambridge Peterhouse College

Cambridge Trinity College

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

Pseudo-Apuleius

Herboralium Apuleii Platonis, names of herbs glossed in English

Herbarium Apuleii Platonici, dates to 5th century

Synopsis Herboralii Apuleii

Cambridge Gonville and Caius College

Oxford Ashmole 1462 (IX)

Oxford Ashmole 1462 (III)

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

Summary of herbs

De collectione herbarum

British Library Arundel 369 (II)

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Century

Resource

Manuscript
13th century, 1200-1299 CE

URL

13th century

The properties of herbs

De proprietate herbarum

Laud Latin 86 (XIII) Bodleian

Oxford MSS (search by MS name and number, such as All Souls 38)

13th century

Verses with 19 lines on various herbs

British Library Royal 12 c VI (VI)

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