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

MS. Douce 217

Summary Catalogue no.: 21791


Grandes Chroniques de France
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniatures, borders, initials. Related to the style of Jehan de Nizières. (P&A i. 618)


Origin: 14th century, end ; French

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 (34 images from 35mm slides)