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

MS. Ashmole 1505

Summary Catalogue no.: 7736


Bernard of Gordon, Lilium medicinae (English translation, 'The Lylye of Medicynes')
eVK 1595.00, 3857.00; only this manuscript listed.
Language(s): Middle English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Miniature (drawing).

Initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 874)


Origin: 15th century, first quarter ; English

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from 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) with additional reference to published literature as cited. Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (25 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.