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

MS. Digby 215

Summary Catalogue no.: 1816

Contents

2.
Astronomical treatises.
Language(s): Latin
4.
Campanus of Novara, Theorica planetarum
Language(s): Latin
5.
Alfraganus, Liber de aggregationibus
Language(s): Latin
6.
Campanus of Novara, Compotus maior
Language(s): Latin
7.
Alhazen, De crepusculis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

P&A ii. 808:

Good diagrams.

Good initials.

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian, North

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 (1970).

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.