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

MS. Digby 39

Summary Catalogue no.: 1640

Physical Description

Composite: six parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 39 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Life of St. Tecla
Language(s): Latin
2.
Life of St. Blaise
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century

MS. Digby 39 - Part 2

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 11th century

MS. Digby 39 - Part 3

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 11th century

MS. Digby 39 - Part 4

Contents

1.
Life of St. Birinus
Language(s): Latin
2.
Osbern of Canterbury , Vita S. Elphegi
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 11th century

MS. Digby 39 - Part 5

Contents

1.
Miracles of the Virgin
Language(s): Latin
2.
Aelmer of Canterbury , Letter (ep. 1)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century

MS. Digby 39 - Part 6

Contents

1.
Baruch
Language(s): Latin
2.
Symphosius , Aenigmata (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century

Additional Information

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.

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