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

MS. Rawl. A. 289

Summary Catalogue no.: 11180


Letters and documents
Language(s): Latin, Middle English, Anglo-Norman and German
2. (fols. 3–7)
Letters of Richard III , Edward IV , Henry IV , Henry VI and Elizabeth Woodville
Language(s): Latin, Middle English, Anglo-Norman
3. (fols. 65–7)
Letters of Henry IV , Edward V (?), and Henry VIII
Language(s): Anglo-Norman, Middle English, English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper


Origin: 15th century - 18th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690–1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ...viri munificentissimi Ricardi Rawlinson, J.C.D., codicum...complectens, Quarto Catalogues V, 5 fascicles, 1862–1900).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (6 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-31: Toby Burrows/Mapping Manuscript MigrationsProvenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/mapping-manuscript-migrations/oxford-tei-updates/blob/master/update_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.