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

MS. Eng. hist. c. 486

Summary Catalogue no.: 40023

Legal treatises; English, 16th century


(fols. 1–23)
Treatise on forest law (a digest of statutes and cases, Edward the Confessor to Henry VI)
Language(s): French
(fols. 27–64)
Treatise on forest law
Language(s): French
(fols. 68–73)
Reports of legal cases, 25–26 Elizabeth I
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: not specified in printed catalogue
Extent: x + 163 leaves


20th-cent. half-vellum


Origin: 16th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Given by L. K. Elmhirst (d. 1974), 1958

Record Sources

Summary description based on the New Summary Catalogue

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.