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

MS. Douce 159

Summary Catalogue no.: 21733

Contents

Index to the Statutes of England to 1444/5
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, historiated and other initials (partly unfinished). In two styles. (P&A iii. 997, pl. XCII)

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)