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

MS. Douce 318

Summary Catalogue no.: 21892


Quintus Curtius , Historia Alexandri Magni,

prose translation by Vasque de Lucène , made in 1468

Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials. Spaces left for miniatures. (P&A i. 762)


Origin: 15th century, second half ; 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 Pächt and Alexander (1966).


Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations 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.'