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MS. Digby 147

Summary Catalogue no.: 1748

Contents

1.
Walter of Henley , Husbandry (Latin translation)
Language(s): Latin
2.
Richard of Bury , Philobiblon
Language(s): Latin
3.
Treatises on metre
Language(s): Latin
4.
Alchemical treatise and recipes
Language(s): Latin
5.
Ps.-Seneca , works
Language(s): Latin
7.
Treatises on arithmetic
Language(s): Latin
9.
Astrological treatises
Language(s): Latin
13.
Alanus de Insulis , De planctu naturae
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams. Penwork borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 715)

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

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 (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography