A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Bodl. 251

Summary Catalogue no.: 2332


Nicholas de Lyra , Postilla (part I, Genesis to Ecclesiasticus)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine coloured drawings and diagrams, borders, initials. (P&A i. 614, pl. XLVI)


Origin: 14th century, end ; French

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (15 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.