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

MS. Lyell 52


Treatise on arithmetic
Language(s): Latin
Liber ysagogarum Alchorismi
Language(s): Latin
Treatises on arithmetic
Language(s): Latin
Astrological tables
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Four hands a- d. Initials in a partly red and green, in the rest red and blue.


Origin: 14th century ; Italian

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/Mapping Manuscript Migrations 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.'