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

MS. Digby 99

Summary Catalogue no.: 1700


Statutes of the bishops of Norwich, c.1257
Language(s): Latin
Prick of conscience
Language(s): Middle English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Origin: 14th century, end ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Thetford, Norfolk, Augustinian priory of the Holy Sepulchre: 'Frater Iohannes Stanys canonicus Thetfordie constat istum librum [sic]'. (MLGB3: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)).

'Iste liber constat Margarete Salis de Methewolde, cum magno gaudio et honore Amen.' 'Iste liber pertinet Roberto Joley litterato qui pro eo solvit certum precium'. 'Iohannes Fearneley me tenet 1598'. T. Allen (A. 106). (MLGB3)

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).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.