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

MS. Bodl. 544

Summary Catalogue no.: 2591


Giles of Rome, De regimine principum (with table by Thomas of Abingdon (?))
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Illuminated capitals.


Red leather on boards (one broken), 15th cent. English work, with brass and leather clasps.


Origin: 15th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Windsor, Berkshire, Royal collegiate chapel of St George: Binding of s. xv. Two clasps remain. Usual chain mark. (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

"Iste liber constat Magistro [...]" (s. xv). (MLGB3)

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.