Bodmin manumissions

Bodmin GospelsSt Petroc Gospels

Language: Latin, Cornish, Old English

Collection: British Library

Material: parchment

The Bodmin manumissions are records included in a manuscript Gospel book, the Bodmin Gospels or St Petroc Gospels, British Library, Additional MS 9381. The manuscript is mostly in Latin, but with elements in Old English and the earliest written examples of the Cornish language, which is thus of particular interest to language scholars and early Cornish historians. The manuscript was discovered by Thomas Rodd (b. (continued on English Wikipedia)
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