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

MS. Digby Rolls 4

Summary Catalogue no.: 1838

Contents

Treatise on palmistry.
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams. (P&A iii. 755)

History

Origin: 15th century, second half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated by him 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). Decoration follows P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-08-15: 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.'