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

MS. Bodl. 265

Summary Catalogue no.: 2465


Boccaccio , De casibus uirorum illustrium (French translation by Laurens de Premierfait)
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures, borders, initials. By the atelier of the 'Terence des Ducs', Paris, Bib. de l'Arsenal, MS. 664. Written by 'Plesseboys'. (P&A i. 658, pl. LI)


Origin: c. 1420 ; French, Paris

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (10 images from 35mm slides)