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.

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

Additional Information

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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.'