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

MS. Douce 22

Summary Catalogue no.: 21596


Manual (?)

Parts; apparently for the use of the Austin Canons of Bodmin.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Notation on staves (see van Dijk 1957).


Origin: 15th century, first half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Bodmin, Cornwall, Benedictine (later Augustinian) priory of St Petroc (?) : Provenance inferred from doubling of Petroc and Augustine in the litany. (MLGB3: Liturgical evidence, often to be found in the kalendar).

Francis Douce, 1757–1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897).


    Online resources:

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 3: Rituals and Directories (typescript, 1957), p. 57

Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.