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

MS. Digby 186

Summary Catalogue no.: 1787

Physical Description

Composite:

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 186 - Part 1

Contents

Injunctions of Cardinal John of Ferentino for St Mary's Abbey, York, 1206 (flyleaf)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English, York (?), St Mary's Abbey (?)

MS. Digby 186 - Part 2

Contents

3.
Prophetic texts.
Language(s): Latin and English
4.
Life of St. Edward the Confessor
Language(s): Latin
5.
Historical texts and notes
Language(s): Latin
6.
Chronicle of England to 1307
Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper, parchment

History

Origin: 15th century - 16th century, beginning ; English

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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