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

MS. Bodl. 602

Summary Catalogue no.: 2393

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-66 || B

MS. Bodl. 602 - Part 1

Contents

Bestiary
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures (coloured drawings). By the school of Matthew Paris. (P&A iii. 371, pl. XXXII)

History

Origin: 13th century, second quarter ; English, St. Albans (?)

MS. Bodl. 602 - Part 2

Contents

1.
John Cassian , Collationes (i-x)
Language(s): Latin
2.
Palladius of Hellenopolis , Historia Lausiaca (Latin translation)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Illuminated capitals.

History

Origin: 13th century, early ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (24 images from 35mm slides)

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