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

MS. Douce 290

Summary Catalogue no.: 21864

Physical Description

Composite: three parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

MS. Douce 290 - Part 1

Contents

E. Price , The Tragecall Historie of Charles and Julia (with other poems probably by Price)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 16th century ; English

MS. Douce 290 - Part 2

Contents

Herbal with recipes
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century ; English

MS. Douce 290 - Part 3

Contents

Chronicle of England (Brut chronicle) to 1419 (imperfect at beginning and end; Lister M. Matheson, The Prose Brut (1990), pp. 116-7))
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century ; English