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

MS. Digby 19

Summary Catalogue no.: 1620

Physical Description

Composite

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 19 – Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initials. (P&A iii. 268)

History

Origin: 12th century, second half ; English

MS. Digby 19 – Part 2

Contents

Walter of Wimborne, Ave virgo
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, beginning ; 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.