Treasures from the Bodleian Library
London: Gordon Fraser Gallery, 1976
Descriptions and high-quality images of a selection of medieval manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, including two bestiaries: MS. Ashmole 1511 and MS. Bodley 764. A general description of each manuscript is given, as well as a discussion of the features of the reproduced manuscript images (the whale, folio 5v, from Ashmole 1511; the elephant, folio 12r, from Bodley 764).
Last update May 12, 2023