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

MS. Douce 305

Summary Catalogue no.: 21879


Jean Galopes, Le pelerinage de l'ame en prose (prose version of Guillaume de Diguleville, Pelerinage de l'ame)
Language(s): Middle French
Ps.-Aristotle, Secreta secretorum (French translation)
Language(s): Middle French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Fols. 1–80 written by G. de Pacy, escolastre and canon of St. Peter, Lille , in 1435.


Pächt and Alexander i. 312, pl. XXV:

Good coloured drawings.


Origin: 1435; additions, 15th century, late ; Flemish, Lille (?)

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)


Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.