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

MS. Laud Misc. 597

Summary Catalogue no.: 1474

Contents

Ordinances for the household of Henry VIII ('Eltham ordinances'),

drawn up by Cardinal Wolsey in 1526

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border (drawing, with royal arms).

History

Origin: after 1526 ; English

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885) and supplementary sources.