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

MS. Digby 133

Summary Catalogue no.: 1734

Physical Description

Composite: six (?) parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 133 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 17th century ; Italian

MS. Digby 133 - Part 2

Contents

Ps.-Roger Bacon , Radix mundi (English translation by Robert Freelove, 1550)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century ; English

MS. Digby 133 - Part 3

Contents

The Conversion of St. Paul (mystery play)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century, early ; English

MS. Digby 133 - Part 4

Contents

Astronomical treatises.
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century (?) ; English

MS. Digby 133 - Part 5

Contents

Treatise on geomancy
Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century (?) ; Italian

MS. Digby 133 - Part 6

Contents

1.
Mary Magdalene (mystery play)
Language(s): English
2.
Killing of the Children (mystery play)
Language(s): English
3.
Wisdom

(mystery play)

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century, second half - 16th century, early ; English

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).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Digital Bodleian (14 images from 35mm slides)

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