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

MS. Barlow 30

Summary Catalogue no.: 6482


Book of Hours, Use of Rouen.
Language(s): Latin and French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Pächt and Alexander i. 685:

Fine borders.

Fine initials.


Blind-tooled brown leather, late 17th-cent. English work.


Origin: 15th century, first half ; French, North (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

Thomas Barlow, 1607–1691

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1691

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1937). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 98

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.