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

MS. Digby 167

Summary Catalogue no.: 1768

Physical Description

Composite: four parts

Decoration

Initials, diagrams. (P&A iii. 705)

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 167 – Part 1

Contents

2.
Visio Thomae Becket
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 167 – Part 2

Contents

Astronomical and other tables
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 167 – Part 3

Contents

Astronomical treatises.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 167 – Part 4

Contents

Astronomical treatises.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

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). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

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.