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

MS. Bodl. 686

Summary Catalogue no.: 2527

Contents

1.
Geoffrey Chaucer, Canterbury Tales
Language(s): English
2.
John Lydgate, poems
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 890, pl. LXXXV)

History

Origin: c. 1430–40 ; English

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (8 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.