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

MS. Douce 369

Summary Catalogue no.: 21944

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1- 250 || fols. 251–485

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757–1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

MS. Douce 369 – Part 1

Contents

Old Testament (earlier Wycliffite version) (part)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: c. 1400 ; English

MS. Douce 369 – Part 2

Contents

Bible, Isaiah to the end (earlier Wycliffite version)
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good penwork borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 773)

History

Origin: c. 1400 ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

    Published descriptions:

    Elizabeth Solopova, Manuscripts of the Wycliffite Bible in the Bodleian and Oxford College Libraries (Liverpool, 2016), cat. 17

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.