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

MS. Ashmole 6

Summary Catalogue no.: 6656

Contents

1.
Calendar.
Language(s): Latin and English
2.
Astronomical tables and texts
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century (?) ; 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).

Availability

This manuscript is on display in the Bodleian Libraries exhibition Sensational Books (27 May – 4 December 2022). It cannot be ordered between those dates or for a short period before and after.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image of binding from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 3: Rituals and Directories (typescript, 1957), p. 174

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.

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