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

MS. Douce 231

Summary Catalogue no.: 21805

Contents

Book of Hours, Use of Sarum
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A iii. 575, pl. LIX)

History

Origin: 14th century, beginning (c. 1325-30 (?)) ; 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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Digital Bodleian (21 images from 35mm slides)