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

MS. Digby 235

Summary Catalogue no.: 28191


Roger Bacon , Opus maius
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Written by the same scribe as MS. Fairfax 4 and decorated in the same style as that manuscript.


Origin: 15th century ; English

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 (8 images from 35mm slides)