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

MS. Douce 39

Summary Catalogue no.: 21613

Contents

Book of Hours, Use of Metz
Language(s): Latin and French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 605, pl. XLVI)

History

Origin: 14th century, middle ; French, Metz

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 (3 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography