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

MS. Digby 211

Summary Catalogue no.: 1812

Contents

Bede, Historia ecclesiastica
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initials. (P&A iii. 308)

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

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.