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

MS. Digby 166

Summary Catalogue no.: 1767

Physical Description

Composite: eight parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 166 – Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 2

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 3

Contents

2.
Poems
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 4

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 5

Contents

1.
Epistola Satanae (with response)
Language(s): Latin
2.
Walter Map, Epistola Valerii
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 6

Contents

Poems (Goliardic, religious, etc.)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 7

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 166 – Part 8

Contents

1.
Poems (some by Walter of Peterborough )
Language(s): Latin
2.
Sententiae
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

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).

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.