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

MS. Digby 5

Summary Catalogue no.: 1606

Physical Description

Composite

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 5 - Part 1

Contents

Seneca the Elder, Declamationes
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 12th century ; English

MS. Digby 5 - Part 2

Contents

John Somer, Astronomical Calendar
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams, tables. (P&A, iii. 683)

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English