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

MS. Bodl. 285

Summary Catalogue no.: 2430


Lives of Saints
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


One fine historiated initial, other good initials. Fols. 1–3 replacement of 14th century. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 358, pl. XXXI)


Origin: 13th century, first quarter; fols. 1–3, 14th century ; English, Ramsey (?)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.