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MS. Digby 168

Summary Catalogue no.: 1769

Physical Description

Composite: six parts (part A comprising several separate booklets)

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 168 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th and 14th centuries ; English and Italian (fos. 108-15) (?)

MS. Digby 168 - Part 2

Contents

Walter of Guisborough , Chronica (part, 1264-97, with additions relating to Osney Abbey)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th and 14th centuries

MS. Digby 168 - Part 3

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th and 14th centuries

MS. Digby 168 - Part 4

Contents

1.
Theological texts
Language(s): Latin
2.
Sermons.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Penwork (fols. 211-231).

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English

MS. Digby 168 - Part 5

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th and 14th centuries

MS. Digby 168 - Part 6

Contents

Table of contents to Robert de Melun, Summa sententiae theologica (formerly part of MS. Digby 197)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th and 14th centuries

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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