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