MS. Digby 229
Summary Catalogue no.: 1830
Language(s): Latin, with a few glosses in Middle English
For order of books and prologues see Quarto Cat., addenda.
Psalms added, 14th century.
Some glosses in English, 14th cent. (see Quarto Cat., addenda).
Verses, fols. 5v, 28v, 157v, 168v (see Quarto Cat., addenda).
Added texts, 15th century:
Alphabetical table of proper names
2 cols., c. 80–90 lines. In quire 8 the writing changes at fol. 78 from above to below top line.
Fleuronnée initials mostly retouched 13th - 14th century. Others added at that date. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 426)
Fine decorated initials, fols. 1v and 2. Blue and red fleuronnée initials in the New Testament.
Provenance and Acquisition
'Precii c s.' (fol. 207v, 14th cent.)
'Gybbys xxx s.' (fol. iii verso)
Donated by him to the Bodleian, 1634.
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.