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

MS. Digby 79

Summary Catalogue no.: 1680


Medical treatises.
Language(s): Latin
Practica Archimathei
Language(s): Latin
Thetel, De lapidibus (tr. Thomas of Cantimpré )
Language(s): Latin

Jottings in Irish on fols. 171v, 212v

Language(s): Irish

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 13th century, early ; Italian

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).


    Brian Ó Cuiv, Catalogue of Irish Language Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford and Oxford College Libraries, 2 vols (Dublin, 2001–3), I.318

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.