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

MS. Digby 81

Summary Catalogue no.: 1682

Physical Description

Composite: A || B || C || D || fols. 118-132 || F

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

MS. Digby 81 - Part 1

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

MS. Digby 81 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Chronological table to 1256.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Digby 81 - Part 3

Contents

Somniale Danielis.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Digby 81 - Part 4

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Digby 81 - Part 5

Contents

Calendars.
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures and a coloured drawing. (P&A i. 770)

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; French, North-west

MS. Digby 81 - Part 6

Contents

Easter tables.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 10th century, late - 11th century, first half

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 Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

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.'