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

MS. Douce 45

Summary Catalogue no.: 21619

Physical Description

Composite: five parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

MS. Douce 45 - Part 1

Contents

1.
Medical recipes
Language(s): Latin and French
2.
Arithmetical terms
Language(s): Latin and French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Douce 45 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Campanus of Novara , De quadrante
Language(s): Latin
2.
Treatise on the quadrant
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Douce 45 - Part 3

Contents

1.
Medical recipes
Language(s): Latin and English
2.
Recipes for making colours for illumination
Language(s): Latin and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Douce 45 - Part 4

Contents

1.
Notes on physiognomy
Language(s): English
1.
Treatise on anatomy
Language(s): Latin
2.
Treatise on chiromancy
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper, parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

MS. Douce 45 - Part 5

Contents

1.
Astrological treatises
Language(s): Latin
2.
Poems
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 15th century

Additional Information

Record Sources

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (6 images from 35mm slides)