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

MS. Digby 57

Summary Catalogue no.: 1658

Physical Description

Composite: four parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 57 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Astrological texts and tables.
Language(s): Latin
2.
John Somer , Chronicle
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 57 - Part 2

Contents

Astronomical texts and tables.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 57 - Part 3

Contents

1.
Astronomical texts
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 57 - Part 4

Contents

1.
Astrological texts (including extracts from Robert Grosseteste , Roger of Hereford , Albohali )
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century ; 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).