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

MS. Arch. Selden. B. 10

Summary Catalogue no.: 3356

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-199 || fols. 200-212

History

Provenance and Acquisition

John Selden, 1584-1654

Acquired by the Bodleian in 1659

MS. Arch. Selden. B. 10 - Part 1

Contents

John Harding , Chronicle (second version)
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated and other diagrams, borders, initials. Fine maps. (P&A iii. 1117)

History

Origin: c. 1470-1480 ; English

MS. Arch. Selden. B. 10 - Part 2

Contents

John Lydgate , Fall of Princes,

extracts: 'The Prouerbes of Lydgate vpon the fall of prynces', copied from The Proverbs of Lydgate printed by Wynkyn de Worde in 1519, fol. 209v.

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine interlace initials. (P&A iii. 1180)

History

Origin: c. 1520 ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (10 images from 35mm slides)