|John Claymond (d.1537), first President of Corpus Christi College, |
as depicted on his funerary brass in the College Chapel
Each of these seven deserves a separate blog post, but we will provide here a brief overview.
MSS 5 and 8 form a pair. They are both approximately 385×305mm in size. Each page is written with two columns of Hebrew and two of Latin translation. The texts are complementary: MS 5 has the Pentateuch/Torah, the first five books of the Bible, and MS 8 has the Prophets (except Daniel).
MS 9 contains I-II Chronicles, with Hebrew as the primary language, and therefore to be read from right to left, with Latin interlinear translations and marginal glosses: