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 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.

Digital Images

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

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