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

MS. Digby 104

Summary Catalogue no.: 1705

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-20 || B || C || D || E || F || G || H || I || J || K || L || M

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 104 - Part 1

Contents

Robert Grosseteste (?) , De anima
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Penwork.

History

Origin: 13th century, middle ; English

MS. Digby 104 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Geoffrey of Vinsauf , Poetria noua
Language(s): Latin
2.
Alanus de Insulis , Anticlaudianus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning

MS. Digby 104 - Part 3

Contents

1.
Alexander de Villa Dei , Massa compoti
Language(s): Latin
2.
Alexander de Villa Dei , Algorismus
Language(s): Latin
3.
Arithmetical text
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 4

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century, beginning

MS. Digby 104 - Part 5

Contents

1.
Text on geometry
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 6

Contents

1.
Astrological treatises
Language(s): Latin
2.
Treatise on geomancy
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 7

Contents

Adam Marsh , Letter (ep. 147, to Sewall archbishop of York )
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 8

Contents

1.
Walter Burley , De potentiis anime
Language(s): Latin
2.
Astrological and mathematical notes
Language(s): Latin
3.
Robert Grosseteste , De luce
Language(s): Latin
4.
Robert Grosseteste , De colore
Language(s): Latin
5.
Robert Grosseteste , De iride
Language(s): Latin
6.
Aristotle , De coloribus
Language(s): Latin
7.
Averroes , Commentary on Aristotle, Parua naturalia (De sensu et sensato, De memoria, De somno et uigili)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 9

Contents

1.
Bernard de Gordon , De gradibus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 104 - Part 10

Contents

1.
Poems
Language(s): Latin
4.
Augustine , Sermo 37
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning

MS. Digby 104 - Part 11

Contents

1.
John of Garland , Integumenta Ouidii
Language(s): Latin
2.
Commentary on Evrard de Bethune, Graecismus (part)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning

MS. Digby 104 - Part 12

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century ; English, Coventry

MS. Digby 104 - Part 13

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Bodleian Library Quarto Catalogues IX: Digby Manuscripts, repr. with addenda by R. W. Hunt and A. G. Watson, 1999) and supplementary sources.

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