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

MS. Lyell 29


Poor Caitiff
Language(s): English
Religious treatises
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initial on fol. 1r red and blue flourished in red, other initials blue flourished in red.


Origin: 15th century, first half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

James P. R. Lyell, 1871–1948

Chosen as one of the hundred manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian by Lyell in 1948.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-06-15: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.