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

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 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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