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

MS. Digby 161

Summary Catalogue no.: 1762

Physical Description

Composite: five parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 161 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Astrological fragments
Language(s): Latin
2.
Geoffrey Hardeby , Sermon
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 161 - Part 2

Contents

Albumasar , Maius introductorium (part)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century

MS. Digby 161 - Part 3

Contents

Martianus Capella , De nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii (bk. viii, extract)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, end

MS. Digby 161 - Part 4

Contents

Medical treatise (part)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Digby 161 - Part 5

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

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.

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