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

MS. Digby 9

Summary Catalogue no.: 1610

Contents

Bible.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Some fine, many good historiated and other initials (mutilated and defaced). (P&A iii. 468, pl. XLI)

History

Origin: c. 1270-1280 ; English

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.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (7 images from 35mm slides)