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MS. Douce 18

Summary Catalogue no.: 21592

Priest's vade medum including a psalter; English, c. 1433 and c. 1475?


Language(s): Latin with additions in English


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures.


Initials. Tables of eclipses 1433–1462. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 893, pl. LXXXV)


Origin: c. 1433 and c. 1475 (?) ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757–1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 241–8. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (11 images from 35mm slides)

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.