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

MS. e Mus. 23

Summary Catalogue no.: 3493


Aventure and Grace

English translation of Laurent d'Orléans, La somme le roi, made by a Knight of Henry VI (Robert Shottesbroke (?)) 1451

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniature, fine border, initials. Written by Carpenter, p. 161. (P&A iii. 1051, pl. XCVII)


Origin: 15th century (after 1451) ; English

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)