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

MS. Rawl. D. 501

Summary Catalogue no.: 13269


Manuel Lyndo, Astronomical tracts (ed. L. de Matos, 'Um livro de marinharia inédito', Boletim Internacional de Bibliografia Luso-Brasileira, Vol. X (1969), also published separately)
Language(s): Portugese

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good borders, initials, diagrams. (Pächt and Alexander i. 895)


Origin: c. 1539 ; Portuguese

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). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image 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.