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

MS. Douce 264

Summary Catalogue no.: 21838

Contents

Prayers and devotions for private use
Language(s): Latin and French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, initials. By different hands, related to the style of the MSS. made for Louis XII in the region of Rouen. (P&A i. 836, pl. LX)

History

Origin: 16th century, beginning ; 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 (37 images from 35mm slides)