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

MS. Rawl. D. 913

Summary Catalogue no.: 13679



Fragments: collection of fragments

Language(s): English, French, and Dutch
John Lydgate, The siege of Troy (fragment)

15th century, third quarter, fols.2–3

Language(s): English
Guillaume de Lorris; Jean de Meung, Le roman de la rose (fragments)

14th century, first half, fols. 94–97

Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper, parchment


Good border, initial, fols. 2–3. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1083, pl. C) Good diagrams, initial, fols. 22–42. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 866) Good initials, fols. 94–97. (Pächt and Alexander i. 600)


Origin: 14th century - 16th century ; English, French, Netherlandish

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 (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (10 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.