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

MS. Digby 217

Summary Catalogue no.: 1818

Physical Description

Composite: five parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

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.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

MS. Digby 217 - Part 1

Contents

Avicenna , De anima
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end

MS. Digby 217 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Avicenna , Sufficentia
Language(s): Latin
2.
Thomas Aquinas , De ente et essentia (part)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, second half ; Italian

MS. Digby 217 - Part 3

Contents

1.
Avendauth , De universalibus
Language(s): Latin
2.
Alkindi , De quintis essentiis
Language(s): Latin
3.
Plato , Timaeus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, second half ; Italian (?)

MS. Digby 217 - Part 4

Contents

2.
Alkindus , De intellectu
Language(s): Latin
4.
Algazel , Logica
Language(s): Latin
5.
Treatise on logic
Language(s): Latin
6.
Averroes , De substantia orbis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end ; Italian (?)

MS. Digby 217 - Part 5

Contents

1.
Avicenna , Metaphysica
Language(s): Latin
3.
Alkindus , De intellectu
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end ; Italian (?)