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

MS. Douce 178

Summary Catalogue no.: 21752

Contents

Lancelot Cycle, Branches 1, 2, 3
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine and good miniatures, borders, historiated and other initials. By two hands. (P&A ii. 104, pl. X)

History

Origin: c. 1270 ; Italian, Bologna

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (403 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography