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

MS. Douce 297

Summary Catalogue no.: 21871

Contents

Gesta Francorum ,

to 1214

French translation dedicated to Alphonse of Poitiers (incomplete).

Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures, historiated initials. (P&A iii. 1321)

History

Origin: 13th century, end ; French

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.

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