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

MS. Digby 191

Summary Catalogue no.: 1792

Physical Description

Composite: four parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 191 – Part 1

Contents

1.
Euclid, Elementa
Language(s): Latin
2.
Treatise on arithmetic
Language(s): Latin
3.
Treatise on music
Language(s): Latin
4.
Treatises on geometry
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century - 14th century, beginning

MS. Digby 191 – Part 2 (formerly one manuscript with MS. Digby 190 fols. 90–127)

Contents

Arzachel, Canones
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century - 14th century, beginning

MS. Digby 191 – Part 3

Contents

1.
Robert Grosseteste, Compotus correctorius
Language(s): Latin
2.
Robert Grosseteste, De sphaera
Language(s): Latin
3.
Alpetragius, De motibus caelorum
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century - 14th century, beginning

MS. Digby 191 – Part 4

Contents

1.
Ps.-Anselm, Oratio
Language(s): Latin
2.
Robert Grosseteste, Sermon
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, 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).

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.