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

MS. Digby 41

Summary Catalogue no.: 1642

Physical Description

Composite: A || B || fols. 57-90 || D || E

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.

Bibliography

MS. Digby 41 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Medical recipes
Language(s): Latin
2.
Friar Daw's Reply
Language(s): English
3.
Jack Upland's Rejoinder
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

MS. Digby 41 - Part 2

Contents

Alanus de Insulis , Anticlaudianus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 41 - Part 3

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine penwork borders, initials. (P&A iii. 677)

History

Origin: 14th century, end (after 1387) ; English

MS. Digby 41 - Part 4

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century - 14th century (?) ; English

MS. Digby 41 - Part 5

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

MS. Digby 41 - Part 6

Contents

Fulgentius (fragment, belongs with MS. Digby 61 fols. 83ff.)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century ; English