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

MS. Douce 276

Summary Catalogue no.: 21850


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniatures.


Initials. By several different hands. (Pächt and Alexander i. 829, pl. LX)


Red leather with the arms of Le Fèvre de Caumartin (18th cent., French).


Origin: 16th century, beginning ; French, North

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 Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (61 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    Typescript description by Caitlin Hartigan (unpublished) kept at REFS. CXLII. 6
    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 209

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.