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

MS. Ashmole 344

Summary Catalogue no.: 6640

Summary Catalogue no.: 6693

Contents

1.
Treatise on chess.
Language(s): English
2.
John Shirwood, De ludo arithmomachia
Language(s): Latin
4.
Treatise on ludus astronomorum.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams, fols. 3-23.

History

Origin: 15th century, second half ; English

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.