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

MS. Digby 95

Summary Catalogue no.: 1696

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-10 || B || C

History

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.

MS. Digby 95 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Medical recipes
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams (hands). (P&A iii. 704)

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 95 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Macer , De uiribus herbarum (English translation)
Language(s): English
2.
Medical and herbal texts and recipes
Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; English

MS. Digby 95 - Part 3

Contents

Medical and herbal texts and recipes
Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; English