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

MS. Digby 169

Summary Catalogue no.: 1770

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-90 || fols. 91-203

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 169 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 968)

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, Florence (?)

MS. Digby 169 - Part 2

Contents

Virgil , Aeneid (incomplete)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 297)

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, Florence

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.