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

MS. Bodl. 438

Summary Catalogue no.: 2379


Roger Bacon, works
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Illuminated capitals.


Origin: 15th century, early ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Richard Tailor, M.A., of Merton college, Oxford, in 1603. Soon after its arrival it was bound up with the volume now marked Auct. K. 3. 11 (Porphyrius 1548, etc.), but was placed as a separate piece before 1697.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.