Manuscript: MS. Douce 132
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Bodleian Library, MS. Douce 132
(Bestiaire of Guillaume le Clerc)
 

Produced: England, c. 1250

Language: French

Author: Guillaume le Clerc
Illustrator: 
Scribe: 

Binding: 
Media: Parchment
Script: 

Folios: 86  Height: 24.8 cm   Width: 17.4 cm

Manuscript type: Miscellany

Location: Bodleian Library (University of Oxford), Oxford, England, United Kingdom

Family: n/a

 



Source: Bodleian Library LUNA Search: MS. Douce 132 | Copyright 2003 Bodleian Library, Oxford University | Folio 70r


 
Description

A combination of two manuscripts produced in the middle of the 13th century, probably in England. Includes the illustrated Bestiaire of Guilaume le Clerc on folios 63r-81v.

Texts:

A. f.1r: The romance of King Horn, in French verse. f.22v: A list of all the 'Tractus in lingua Romana secondum dominium R. [Grosseteste] episcopum Licolniensem'. f.23r: Le Chateau d'Amour attributed to Robert Grosseteste. f.35r: The Fables of Marie de France, in French verse.

B. f.63r: The Bestiaire of Guillaume le Clerc, with illustrations; 20 leaves. f.82r: Medical recipes, in Latin.

Bodleian Summary Catalogue number 21706.


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