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

MS. Liturg. 59

Summary Catalogue no.: 30599

Former shelfmark: MS. Canon. Liturg. 59


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniatures, borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 733)


Brown velvet containing printed matter, early 16th cent. French work, much worn.


Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; French, Normandy

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 53

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.