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

MS. Douce b. 2

Summary Catalogue no.: 21973


Machines et utensils de guerre (drawings of military engines)
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good miniatures (coloured drawings). (P&A i. 899)


Origin: 1582 ; Portuguese (?)

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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (66 images from 35mm slides)