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

MS. Digby 48

Summary Catalogue no.: 1649

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures (drawings). Tables from 1433 and 1438. (P&A iii. 894, pl. LXXXV)

History

Origin: 15th century, second quarter (c. 1433-1438) ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from 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). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography