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

MS. Rawl. liturg. e. 27

Summary Catalogue no.: 15820


Book of Hours, Use of Le Mans

St. Corentius of Quimper specially honoured in the calendar

Language(s): Latin, French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniatures. Borders, initials. Prefatory miniatures by a local Breton artist. (P&A i. 675)


Origin: 15th century, second quarter ; French, West

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690-1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1895). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)