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

MS. Lyell 57

Contents

1.
Maps (two zone-maps of the earth, of the type illustrated in Macrobius, Commentary on Somnium Scipionis)
Language(s): Latin
2.
Mathematical treatise
Language(s): Latin
3.
Treatise on geometry (fragments)
Language(s): Latin
5.
Treatise on monochord.
Language(s): Latin
7.
Palladius , De re rustica (incomplete)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Diagrams. (P&A i. 43)

History

Origin: 11th century ; German

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 by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography