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

MS. Douce 237

Summary Catalogue no.: 21811


De infantia saluatoris (Gospel of Ps.-Matthew)

French prose translation

Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniature, initials. (P&A i. 746, pl. LVIII)


Origin: c. 1470-1480 ; French

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 (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (51 images from 35mm slides)