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

MS. Douce 240

Summary Catalogue no.: 21814

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Good initials. Good miniature (drawing), added 15th century second half, with on a scroll 'Thomas Pevere', and his arms. (P&A iii. 969, pl. XCI)

History

Origin: 15th century, first half and second half ; 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).

Bibliography

    Published descriptions:

    Elizabeth Solopova, Manuscripts of the Wycliffite Bible in the Bodleian and Oxford College Libraries (Liverpool, 2016), cat. 13