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. (Pächt and Alexander 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 Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (24 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.