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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (8 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.