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

MS. Douce 198

Summary Catalogue no.: 21772


Augustine, De baptismo contra donatistas (fragment)
Language(s): Latin
Augustine, Collatio cum Maximino
Language(s): Latin
Augustine, Contra Maximinum
Language(s): Latin
Isidore, Etymologiae (extracts)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Various types and styles, some close to MSS. from Anchin. Pächt and Alexander i. 483, pl. XXXIX:

Fine historiated initials.

Fine other initials.


Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; French, Liessies

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 Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (7 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.