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

MS. Bodl. 338

Summary Catalogue no.: 2399


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures, borders, initials. By the hand of the Alexander Romance belonging to Queen Margaret of Anjou, BL MS. Royal 15 E. vi.(Pächt and Alexander i. 697, pl. LIII)


Origin: 15th century, middle ; French

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Pres. by Dean and Chapter of Exeter, 1602.

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.