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

MS. Digby 135

Summary Catalogue no.: 1736


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Written in humanistic script by Gulielmus (sic) Basciera de Campo , fol. 130v. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 728, pl. LXX)


Pächt and Alexander ii. 728, pl. LXX:

Fine border.

Fine initial.


Origin: 1458–1464 ; Italian, Lombardy

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

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 (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

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.