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

MS. Ashmole 1486

Summary Catalogue no.: 7008-9

Summary Catalogue no.: 7653

Summary Catalogue no.: 7727

Physical Description

Composite: six parts

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Alchemical texts and recipes
Language(s): English and Latin
2.
Medical recipes
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century, first half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 2

Contents

Alchemical texts
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: c. 1600 ; English

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 3

Contents

Alchemical texts
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; English

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 4

Contents

Alchemical texts
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century, second half ; English

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 5

Contents

Alchemical collections of John Dee
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: c. 1600 ; English

MS. Ashmole 1486 - Part 6

Contents

Ps.-Ramon Lull , Clavicula quae et apertorium dicitur (English translation)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: c. 1600 ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. H. Black, A descriptive, analytical, and critical catalogue of the manuscripts bequeathed unto the University of Oxford by Elias Ashmole Esq...., Quarto Catalogues X, 1845) and supplementary sources.