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

MS. Digby 53

Summary Catalogue no.: 1654


Language(s): Latin with a little French and English

Babio (comedy in elegiacs)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 12th century, end

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).


Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas 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.