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

MS. Douce 17

Summary Catalogue no.: 21591


Statutes of England
Language(s): Latin and Anglo-Norman
Legal treatises
Language(s): Latin and Anglo-Norman

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Pächt and Alexander iii. 608:

Good penwork initials.


Origin: 14th century, second quarter ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Owned by 'A. Wyntropp', 23 Jan. 1576/7 (foll. 1, 234).

'Gustavus Brander', of Christ Church, Hants, 1766.

'F. Douce, Greys Inn, 1790.'.

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 Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas 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.