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

MS. Digby 112

Summary Catalogue no.: 1713

Physical Description

Composite: two parts

Decoration

Good initial. Contents suggest Winchester. (P&A iii. 118)

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 112 – Part 1

Contents

Lives of Saints.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, first half ; English, Winchester (?)

MS. Digby 112 – Part 2

Contents

1.
Lives of Saints
Language(s): Latin
2.
Godfrey of Winchester, Liber prouerbiorum
Language(s): Latin
4.
Poems
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, first half ; English, Winchester (?)

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from 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). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.