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 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.