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

MS. Douce 218

Summary Catalogue no.: 21792

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-38 || fols. 39-47

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

MS. Douce 218 - Part 1

Contents

Gratian , Decretum (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Numerous fine historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 343, pl. XXVIII)

History

Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English, London (?)

MS. Douce 218 - Part 2

Contents

Missal, Use of Sarum (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good initial. Penwork initials. (P&A iii. 875)

History

Origin: 15th century, first quarter ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography