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

MS. Douce 207

Summary Catalogue no.: 21781

Contents

1.
Roger of Wendover, Flores historiarum
Language(s): Latin
2.
Roger of Howden, Chronica (fragments)
Language(s): Latin
3.
Chronicles of England
Language(s): Latin
4.
Henry Kirkstead (?), Speculum coenobitarum (part)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated initial (fols. 1–230v). (Pächt and Alexander iii. 549, pl. LI)

History

Origin: 14th century, beginning ; 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 Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image 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.